Down Payment Assistance Programs

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Down Payment Assistance (DPA) programs help home buyers fund the down payments and closing costs associated with their home loans. Down Payment Assistance programs are available in conjunction with many state housing authorities to help meet borrowers’ needs for affordable housing.

These programs may be useful for first-time home buyers, borrowers with moderate incomes and those attending homeowner counseling.

Highlights:

  • Carrington Mortgage Services has 53 approved DPA programs in 13 different states including CA, CO, FL, GA, IL, MD, OH, OK, PA, RI, SC, and TX as well as in Washington D.C.
  • The DPA programs assist with the greatest barrier to owning a home, the down payment

Eligible Property Types:

  • Eligibility varies by city and county

Realtors, please call 1-866-439-8491 or click here to schedule an appointment.

Down Payment Assistance programs are available through Carrington Mortgage Services in:

DPA NameGeographic Area
Broward County FL
Pinellas County Leasehold Program FL
NHSIE / CityLift CA (cities of Fontana, San Bernardino, Riverside, Moreno Valley, Corona)
NHSIE / CalHome CA (Riverside and San Bernardino County)
CO. Housing Assistance Corporation CHAC CO
Greater Washington Urban League - HPAP DC
Greater Washington Urban League - EAHP DC
Community Housing Works CA - City of Chula Vista
Community Housing Works CA - City of Santee
Community Housing Works CA - City of National City
Community Housing Works - CalHome San Diego County
Community Housing Works CA - City of Carlsbad
Augusta, GA Housing & Community Development Department - AHCDD Augusta - Richmond County, GA
Baltimore Housing - Block Grant Program Baltimore City, MD
Volusia County, FL - Homebuyer Assistance Program (HAP) Volusia County, FL excluding Daytona Beach and Deltona
Volusia County, FL - Neighborhood Stabilization Program (NSP) Volusia County, FL - NSP listed homes only
Fresno County, CA - Homebuyer Assistance Program (HAP) CA - Unincorporated areas of select cities in Fresno County
Fresno County, CA - Neighborhood Stabilization Program (NSP) CA - Select cities in Fresno County
City of Fresno, CA - CalHome Assistance Program City of Fresno, CA (must be on qualified census tract)
Columbia County, PA - First Time Homebuyer Assistance Program Columbia County, PA
City of Houston - Houston Homebuyer Assistance City of Houston and Revitalization Areas
Harris County, TX - Down Payment Assistance Program Harris County, TX unincorporated Areas. Please refer to zip code and service area.
Hillsborough County, FL - First Time Homebuyer Program Hillsborough County unincorporated areas or the Cities of Plant City or Temple Terrance.
City of Providence, RI - Down Payment and Closing Cost Assistance Program City of Providence, RI specific census tracts: see program guidelines for additional detail.
City of San Antonio, TX - Homeownership Incentive Program (HIP) City of San Antonio, TX targeted areas: refer to coverage map.
Hernando County, FL - Down Payment Assistance Program (SHIP) Hernando County, FL
City of Corpus Christi, TX - Homebuyer Program City limits of Corpus Christi. TX
City of Corpus Christi, TX - New Construction Program City limits of Corpus Christi. TX
Lee County, FL - Home Down Payment Assistance Program Lee County, FL
City of Pensacola/Escambia County, FL - SHIP Down Payment Program Escambia County
Oklahoma City, OK - Homebuyer Assistance Program - OKC DPA City of Oklahoma City
Oklahoma City, OK - Homebuyer Assistance Program - OK/CN DPA Oklahoma and Canadian Counties
City of Cincinnati, OH - American Dream Down Payment Initiative City of Cincinnati
City of Alton, IL - Homeownership Program City of Alton
Columbus, GA - Down Payment Assistance Partner Program City of Columbus, GA
My Home I, MD - Home Buyer Assistance Program Prince George County, MD
My Home II, MD - Home Buyer Assistance Program Select zip codes in Prince George County, MD
Spartanburg, SC - County Homeownership Program Unicorporated area in Spartanburg County
Community Works, SC - Homebuyer Assistance Program Properties in Greenville County
Tacoma, WA - HOME Down Payment Assistance Program City of Tacoma
Tacoma, WA - AG Down Payment Assistance Program Targeted areas of Tacoma - Refer to Website for additional detail
Baltimore, MD - Vacant to Value Booster Program Select properties in the City of Baltimore
Orange County, FL - Neighborhood Stabilization Program (NSP) Select properties in Orange County, FL
Franklin County, OH - Homeport Down Payment Assistance Program Frank County - Outside the City of Columbus
Delaware County, PA - Down Payment Assistance Program Specific revitalization communities - refer to separate page
City of West Palm Beach, FL - Neighborhood Stabilization Program (NSP) City-owned properties in West Palm Beach
Orange County, FL - Down Payment Assistance Program (SHIP) Properties located in Orange County, outside the city of Orlando
Gwinnett County, GA - Down Payment Assistance Program Gwinnett County
Henry County, GA Select properties in Henry County
City of Covington, KY - Homebuyer Assistance Program City of Covington
NPHS Community Housing Trust, CA - Down Payment Assistance Program Riverside and San Bernardino County
City of Victorville, CA - Down Payment Assistance Program City of Victorville
City of Rialto, CA - Down Payment Assistance Program City of Rialto