Apply for a Facade and Tenant Improvement Program Grant

Small business owners and property owners can apply for up to $75,000 through the City of Oakland’s expanded and updated Facade and Tenant Improvement Program to improve the exterior and interior of their commercial properties.

Online Applications open December 1, 2022 - January 31, 2023

Do not submit an application if you have already begun construction.

Applicants must sign a grant agreement with the City BEFORE starting construction, in order for those project expenses to be considered eligible for reimbursement.

Before you Start

Review key program features on the Facade and Tenant Improvement Program Page

Apply Online

Online application is available in English, with additional languages to be added in December. If you require a paper application, please contact or call (510) 238-3853.

Apply Online

Application Resources and FAQs

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