The City of Baytown is offering waived permit/impact fees and tax refunds on qualified construction improvements or new construction in you area. The goal of the RIZ program is to promote economic development, encourage the rehabilitation of affordable housing and stimulate an increase in property values.
How Do I Qualify?
Property must be in the RIZ boundary
Improvements on an existing structure
What Do I Need To Qualify?
Proof of ownership with a deed or warranty deed.
Work to be completed such as:
Site Plan; or
Written detailed project description
Itemized Budget Sheet
How Can This Program Help Me?
Permit Fees Waived
Plan Review Fees
Impact Fees Waived
Yearly City Taxes Refund (up to 5 years)
How to Apply & More Information
To apply for this program visit the Citizen Self Service page, and search for "RIZ". Required documentation will be needed when submitting an online application. If you need assistance on how to submit an online application, please email us.