The Village of Jackson Center currently has three new residential subdivisions offering new home building sites and newly constructed homes. There is also new housing actively under construction.
The Village of Jackson Center offers a 100% tax abatement for five years for the construction of new single-family residential housing and 100% tax abatement for five years for remodeling ($8,000+) of single-family residential housing through the Community Reinvestment Program.
New Residental Housing Currently Available
Hudson Lake Estates 13 of 28 lots built or under construction in section 1;
Total development=82 lots (5 phases)
Housing Price Range= $150,000 and up
Lot Price range=$20,900-$34,900
Contact Person: Jeff Cummons 937-596-6541
Eastwood Estates 5 of 43 of lots built or under construction in section 1
Total development=84 lots
Housing Price Range=$170,000-$200,000
Dennis Ahrens 937-538-1403
Jim Goier 937-726-1129
Westwood Estates 1 of 15 building lots
Total development=15 lots
Housing Price Range=
Brad Wren (937) 538-8129
Housing Information Current as of 01/01/2017
Existing Housing Currently Available
For your protection, building permits are required for a variety of items. If you are planning to construct a new building or make a change to your property in the Village, you may obtain all the necessary information and forms at the “one stop” customer service counter at the Sidney-Shelby County Board of Health Office, 202 W Poplar St, Sidney or at the Village Office at 12 E Pike Street.
All new buildings and structures, alterations, additions, remodeling, demolition, changes in use or other activities connected to construction or development require a building permit. The following items do not require a building permit: siding, re-roofing, landscaping, painting/wallpapering, and storm/screen windows and doors. Residential accessory structures (under 200 sf) do not need a building permit but do need an electrical permit, if applicable.
Zoning approvals are granted by the Village of Jackson Center. This includes: new buildings, patio covers, room additions, fireplace work, chimney work, new or partial basements, electrical, heating and plumbing work, furnace, central air conditioning, hot water heater or water softener installation or replacement, demolition, etc.
For more information about permits, contact the Shelby County Health Department at 937-498-7249.
For a current list of rental properties in the Village of Jackson Center:
- Residential Rental Properties as of 7/27/2023
- Commercial Rental Properties as of 2/6/2019
Before constructing a home, building, addition, storage building, fence, pool, sign, or making other improvements to your property, contact the Village Zoning Enforcement Officer at 937-596-6314. There may be zoning regulations that apply to such improvements.
Community Housing Impact & Preservation (CHIP)
Shelby County has funds available for Private Owner Rehabilitation and Home Repair assistance. Funding amounts are determined by housing needs assessed by the Rehabilitation Specialist at inspection. Funding is limited, so apply soon! For more information please click on this link to download the CHIP Eligibility Guidelines. You can also download the CHIP Pre-Application by clicking on this link.