You can buy a home.
You can receive down payment funding to cover your down payment and closing costs from a variety of sources nationwide.
How much can I get?
There are hundreds of millions of dollars available to cover your down payment and closing costs to help you buy a home.
Who provides the money?
Federal, State, and Local Housing Finance Agencies, Non Profits, Lenders, Community Action Programs, and various other institutions
What Is Down payment assistance
Down payment assistance programs provide would-be homebuyers with money to cover some or all of their down payment; some programs also offer help with closing costs. ... Generally, down payment assistance takes one of three forms: Down payment grants. Forgivable second mortgage programs.
An example of a down payment program would be: The CalHome Program provides applicants up to 17 percent of the total property price for down payment assistance, and 4 percent (up to $10,000) in closing costs assistance. These funds come in the form of a loan with 3 percent simple interest per year, accrued annually.