Applicant Instructions

Please follow the two steps below to begin the home buyer application process:

  1. Take a Homebuyer Education class from a U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) approved counseling agency by visiting www.hud.gov or call 202-708-1112 (TTY 202-708-1455) if you do not have computer access.
  2. Obtain a first mortgage approval from a lender or you can select a lender from the Participating Lenders List and contact them directly.

Eligible properties must be in one of the following areas:

  • Unincorporated Broward County
  • Cooper City
  • Dania Beach
  • Davie
  • Hallandale Beach
  • Hillsboro Beach
  • Lauderdale by the Sea
  • Lazy Lake Village
  • Lighthouse Point
  • Margate
  • Oakland Park
  • Parkland
  • Pembroke Park
  • Plantation
  • Sea Ranch Lakes
  • Southwest Ranches
  • Weston
  • West Park
  • Wilton Manors

Homebuyer's gross annual household income must be certified by Broward County. Please review our Income Chart for the household size maximum income limits.

Disclaimer: The Housing Finance and Community Redevelopment Division is not responsible for the borrower's selection of lender, financing terms, actions or decisions made by lenders. Lender decisions are final.