The Delray Beach CRA offers several grant programs to businesses and commercial properties located within the CRA District. These programs encourage job creation and property improvements, which ultimately enhance the quality of life for Delray Beach as a whole.
If you are interested in applying for funding assistance for a business or commercial property, please complete our Business Grant Intake Form, and submit it to the CRA office. This will allow our staff to offer you the most useful information for your specific request. The form may be submitted electronically or in person.
This program offers a partial reimbursement for the cost of exterior improvements to commercial and multi-family buildings in the CRA District.
New businesses in Delray Beach that are located in the Community Redevelopment Area (CRA District) may qualify for up to $500 in monthly rental assistance for 12 months during their first 18 months of operation.
Businesses in the CRA District may receive up to $75,000 toward the restoration and rehabilitation of contributing structures in historic districts or designated historic properties. In exchange, the CRA receives a permanent architectural easement on the façade of the structure.
This program offers a 50% reimbursement of the cost of exterior painting, pressure-cleaning and signage expenses for existing commercial and multi-family properties throughout the CRA District, up to $5,000.