First Time Home Buyer Programs By Town And City Throughout California

Find Out What’s Available Near You

First time home buyers in California have many options available to them for help in purchasing their first residence. In addition to the statewide down payment assistance programs offered by the California Housing Finance Agency (CalHFA), there are local housing agencies that provide financial aid and outright grants to 1st time property buyers as well.




Contact Info For Local Programs

Follow the various resources below to determine 1st time homebuyer program amounts and requirements in various California cities and towns:

  • Apple Valley - homebuying and repair programs
  • Belmont - homebuyer assistance program
  • Carlsbad - Housing and Redevelopment Department
  • Chula Vista – Community Development Department / homeownership programs
  • Clovis – Hhmebuyer and repair programs
  • Corcoran – first time home buyer program
  • El Cajon - homebuyer assistance and first-time homebuyer programs
  • El Centro - Buyer’s Guide – first time home buyer program
  • Emeryville – homebuyer programs
  • Encinitas – Ffrst-time homebuyer assistance
  • Escondido – Housing Division / first time home buyer programs
  • Fresno - Housing and Community Development Division home buyer assistance program
  • La Mesa – down payment and closing cost assistance program
  • Menlo Park – first-time homebuyer loan program
  • Modesto - down payment assistance
  • National City - homebuyers programs
  • Oakland – homebuyer assistance
  • Pittsburg – down payment assistance program
  • Porterville – housing programs
  • Redding – down payment assistance program
  • Richmond – affordable housing programs
  • Riverside - affordable housing programs
  • Santee – Ffrst time home buyer program
  • San Diego – housing commission first-time homebuyer programs
  • San Jose – homebuyers assistance programs
  • San Pablo – first-time homebuyer program
  • Shasta Lake – down payment assistance
  • Sonora – homebuyers assistance program
  • Sunnyvale – homebuyer assistance programs
  • Tulare – housing programs
  • Turlock – housing program services
  • Vallejo – homebuyer assistance programs
  • Vista – redevelopment and housing

Program funding and availability is constantly changing. Keep up to date by visiting first time home buyers in California.

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