Funding for barrier reduction in living for 2021 starts today
Frankfurt (ots) –
– KfW funding at EUR 130 million
– Up to EUR 6,250 grants for barrier reduction
The Federal Ministry of the Interior, Building and Home Affairs (BMI) has the funding
for measures to reduce barriers to EUR 130 million in 2021
set. In 2020, EUR 100 million was available for this purpose
As part of the economic stimulus package, funding was increased by a further EUR 50 million. The
You can apply for grants from KfW with immediate effect.
Dr. Ingrid Hengster, board member of KfW Bankengruppe: “The KfW grants
for barrier reduction have been very popular for years. That is good
because more and more people in Germany are investing in living comfort and themselves
thereby ensuring a longer stay in the familiar environment. “
The BMI and KfW are promoting structural measures in residential buildings with which
Barriers in the housing stock are reduced and increased. Since 2009 have been running out
500,000 residential units with a commitment volume of EUR 4.1 billion with the help of
Rebuilt promotion. In 2020 alone there were 93,000 residential units with one
Funding volume of almost EUR 300 million. To the typical modernization measures
include installing a floor-level shower and removing door sills
or the installation of elevators.
For individual measures, KfW awards grants of 10 percent of the
eligible costs (max. EUR 5,000). Who made his home the standard
“Age-appropriate house” rebuilt receives 12.5 percent of the eligible costs
(max. EUR 6,250) reimbursed by KfW.
Private builders and tenants can submit their funding application before the start of the project
online in the KfW grant portal and receive your
Information on funding opportunities is available on the website
http://www.kfw.de/455-b or via the KfW Infocenter at the free
Telephone number 0800/539 9002 available.
KfW, Palmengartenstr. 5 – 9, 60325 Frankfurt
Communication (COM), Alia Begisheva
Tel. +49 (0)69 7431 4126,
E-Mail: mailto: email@example.com, Internet: http://www.kfw.de
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