• Home Buyer Resources

Programs


First-Time Home Buyer Program
Provides down payment and closing cost assistance to eligible first-time homebuyers who purchase eligible properties in Broward County.  

First Time Home Buyer Wizard
Even if you are not a first time buyer, you may qualify, check your status on the website. 

Florida Homebuyer Programs
Florida Housing’s Homebuyer Programs offer qualified homebuyers 30-year, fixed rate first mortgage loans.

HUD Home Sales -Florida Incentive
The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) is offering $100 down payment for qualifying owner-occupant buyer with Federal Housing Administration (FHA) financing only.

Mortgage Credit Certification (MCC) Program
Provides the income eligible first-time homebuyer with an opportunity to reduce the amount of federal income tax they owe each year they own and live in their home.

For additional information on the above programs, visit Broward County's Housing Finance and Community Development Division website or call 954-357-4900. You can also review Broward County Cities Consolidated Plans and/or Annual Action Plans for additional information on their programs.

 

Local Organizations


Broward Alliance for Neighborhood Development
Providers of affordable housing for low-to-moderate income households.

Crisis Housing Solutions (CHS)
CHS rehabilitates homes in neighborhoods throughout Broward, Miami-Dade and Palm Beach counties to a high standard for purchase. CHS sells the homes to their low- to moderate-income program clients (e.g., First-Time Homebuyer) or those of other programs.

Housing Authorities for Broward County Municipalities
Providers of safe, decent, and affordable housing to low-income residents in Broward County.

South Florida Community Land Trust (SFCLT)
Provides affordable rental, lease-purchase, and CLT homeownership housing opportunities to address the full spectrum of housing needs in South Florida.

 

Resources


Affordable Housing and Mortgage Guide 
Options available to low income households for finding affordable housing and obtaining a mortgage.

Links to affordable housing agencies and organizations

Mortgage Calculator
Calculate income and mortgage details to determine mortgage amount eligibility. 

U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) offers advice, counseling and in-depth information:

 

Workshops


Free Homebuyer Workshops are offered throughout Broward County

 

 

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