First Time Home Buyer Programs By Town And City Throughout Georgia

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First time home buyers in Georgia have many options available to them for help in purchasing their first residence. In addition to the statewide grants offered by the Georgia Department of Community Affairs, there are local housing agencies that provide financial assistance 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 the following town, city, and county:

City of Albany
Ms. Latoya Cutts, Director
Community and Economic Development Department
230 S. Jackson St.
Suite 315
Albany, GA 31701-2872
Phone: (229) 430-5284
Fax: (229) 430-2737
Email
Website

City of Athens/County of Clarke
Mr. W. Keith McNeely, Sr., Director
Human and Economic Development
P.O. Box 1868
Athens, GA 30607
Phone: (706) 613-3157 x1202
Fax: (706) 613-3158
Email
Website

City of Atlanta
Ms. Jocelyn Ross, Director
Office of Grants Management
68 Mitchell St., S.W.
Suite 15100
Atlanta, GA 30335-0323
Phone: (404) 330-6112
Fax: (404) 658-6249
Email
Website

City of Augusta
Mr. Chester Wheeler III, Director
Augusta Housing and Community Development Department
925 Laney-Walker Blvd., Second Floor
Augusta, GA 30901
Phone: (706) 821-1797
Fax: (706) 821-1784
Email
Website

City of Brunswick
Mr. Eric G. VanOtteren, Director
Office of Community Development
P.O. Box 550
Brunswick, GA 31521
Phone: (912) 267-5530
Fax: (912) 267-5542
Email
Website

City of Columbus/County of Muscogee
Mr. Joe Riddle, Director
Community Reinvestment
P.O. Box 1340
Columbus, GA 31902-1340
Phone: (706) 653-4613
Fax: (706) 653-4486
Email
Website

City of Dalton
Ms. Cindy Jackson
Finance Director
P.O. Box 1205
Dalton, GA 30722-1205
Phone: (706) 529-2460
Fax: (706) 278-8245
Email
Website

City of Gainesville
Ms. Frances L. Williams, Housing Programs Manager
Housing and Neighborhood Development
P.O. Box 2496
Gainesville, GA 30503
Phone: (770) 531-2693
Fax: (770) 538-2494
Email
Website

City of Hinesville
Mr. Kenneth K. Howard, Assistant City Manager
Community Development Department
115 E. Martin Luther King Jr. Dr.
Hinesville, GA 31313
Phone: (912) 876-3564
Fax: (912) 369-2416
Email
Website

Johns Creek
Mr. Vann McNeill
CDBG Program Manager
CH2M Hill OMI Municipal Services
Northpark 400 Building, Suite 1425
1000 Abernathy Road
Sandy Springs, GA 30328
Phone: (678) 731-6645
Fax: (678) 731-6600
Email

City of Macon
Ms. Wanzina Jackson
Interim Director
Economic and Community Development
200 Cherry Street, Suite 300
Macon, GA 31201
Phone: (478) 751-7190
Fax: (478) 751-7390
Email
Website

City of Marietta
Mr. Mitch Bland, Manager
Department of Housing and Community Development
205 Lawrence St.
Marietta, GA 30060
Phone: (770) 794-5437
Fax: (770) 794-5425
Email
Website

City of Rome
Mr. Ron Sitterding, Director
Community Development
P.O. Box 1433
Rome, GA 30162-1433
Phone: (706) 236-4477
Fax: (706) 236-4448
Email
Website

City of Roswell
Mr. Danny Blitch, Grants Manager
38 Hill St.
Suite 115
Roswell, GA 30075
Phone: (770) 641-3727
Fax: (770) 594-6250
Email
Website

City of Savannah
Ms. Taffanye Young, Director
Community Planning and Development
2203 Abercorn St.
Savannah, GA 31402
Phone: (912) 651-6520
Fax: (912) 651-6525
Email
Website

Sandy Springs
Ms. Nancy J. Leathers, AICP
Director of Community Development
7840 Roswell Road, Building 500
Sandy Springs, GA 30350
Phone: (770) 206-1508
Fax: (770) 206-1562
Email

City of Valdosta
Mrs. Mara S. Register, Director
Community Development
P.O. Box 1125
Valdosta, GA 31603
Phone: (229) 259-3571
Fax: (229) 259-3539
Email
Website

Cherokee County
Dr. Jackie R. McMorris
Community Services Agency Director
1130 Bluffs Parkway
Phone: (678) 493-6011
Fax: (678) 493-6541
Email

Clayton County
Mr. W. Lance Crawford, Director
Clayton County Housing and Community Development Program
148 Courthouse Street
Jonesboro, GA 30236-3600
Phone: (770) 210-5210
Fax: (770) 210-5215
Email
Website

City of Warner Robins
Ms. Sherri Windham, Director
CDBG Program
P.O. Box 1488
Warner Robins, GA 31099-1488
Phone: (478) 929-1118
Fax: (478) 929-6944
Email
Website

Entitlement Counties

City of Athens/County of Clarke
Mr. W. Keith McNeely, Sr., Director
Human and Economic Development
P.O. Box 1868
Athens, GA 30603
Phone: (706) 613-3157 x1202
Fax: (706) 613-3158
Email
Website

County of Clayton
Mr. Craig Goebel, Director
Housing and Community Development Program
148 Courthouse St.
Jonesboro, GA 30236-3600
Phone: (770) 210-5208
Fax: (770) 210-5215
Email

County of Cobb
Mr. W. Lance Crawford, Director
Community Development Program
127 Church St.
Suite 270
Marietta, GA 30060
Phone: (770) 528-4600 x222
Fax: (770) 528-4613
Email
Website

County of DeKalb
Mr. David Wu, Manager
Neighborhood Planning Services
Department of Community Development
1807 Candler Rd.
Decatur, GA 30032
Phone: (404) 286-3349
Fax: (404) 286-3337
Email
Website

County of Fulton
Mr. Melvin Richardson, Assistant Director
Department of Housing and Community Development
141 Pryor St., S.W.
Suite 5001
Atlanta, GA 30303
Phone: (404) 730-8060
Fax: (404) 730-8112
Email
Website

County of Gwinnett
Ms. Tanikia Jackson, Official Representative for HUD Grant Programs
Department of Financial Services
75 Langley Dr.
Lawrenceville, GA 30045-6900
Phone: (770) 822-7863
Fax: (770) 822-7818
Email
Website

City of Columbus/County of Muscogee
Mr. Joe Riddle, Director
Community Reinvestment
P.O. Box 1340
Columbus, GA 31902-1340
Phone: (706) 653-4613
Fax: (706) 653-4486
Email
Website

City of Albany
Mr. Richard Wooten, Director of Planning
Department of Planning and Community Development
230 S. Jackson St.
Suite 315
Albany, GA 31701-2887
Phone: 229-430-5283
Fax: 229-430-2737
Email
Website

City of Athens/County of Clarke
Mr. Keith McNeely, Director
Department of Human and Economic Development
P.O. Box 1868
Athens, GA 30603
Phone: 706-613-3155
Fax: 706-613-3158
Email
Website

City of Atlanta
Mr. James Steele, Director
Bureau of Housing
68 Mitchell St., S.W.
Suite 1200
Atlanta, GA 30303-3520
Phone: 404-330-6390
Fax: 404-658-6950
Email
Website

City of Augusta/County of Richmond
Mr. Douglas Manning, Housing Director
Housing and Neighborhood Development Department
925 Laney Walker Blvd.
Second Floor
Augusta, GA 30901
Phone: 706-821-1797
Fax: 706-821-1784
Email

City of Columbus/County of Muscogee
Ms. Lynnette Gross, Chief
Division of Community Reinvestment
P.O. Box 1340
Columbus, GA 31902-1340
Phone: 706-653-4613
Fax: 706-653-4040
Email
Website

City of Macon
Mr. Chester Wheeler, Director
Department of Economic and Community Development
200 Cherry St.
Suite 300
Macon, GA 31201
Phone: 478-751-7190
Fax: 478-751-7390
Email
Website

City of Savannah
Ms. Victoria Bertolozzi, Analyst
Bureau of Public Development
P.O. Box 1027
Savannah, GA 31402-1027
Phone: 912-651-6520
Fax: 912-651-6525
Email

Counties

City of Athens/County of Clarke
Mr. Keith McNeely, Director
Department of Human and Economic Development
P.O. Box 1868
Athens, GA 30603
Phone: 706-613-3155
Fax: 706-613-3158
Email
Website

County of Clayton
Mr. Craig Goebel, Director
Housing and Community Development Program
148 Courthouse St.
Jonesboro, GA 30236-3600
Phone: 770-210-5210
Fax: 770-210-5215
Email

County of DeKalb
Mr. Rick S. Heermans, Housing Programs Manager
Department of Human and Community Development
1807 Candler Rd.
Decatur, GA 30032
Phone: 404-286-3353
Fax: 404-286-3337
Email

County of Gwinnett
Mr. Craig Goebel, Director
Community Development Block Grants
575 Old Norcross Rd.
Suite A
Lawrenceville, GA 30045
Phone: 770-822-5190
Fax: 770-822-5193
Email

City of Columbus/County of Muscogee
Ms. Lynnette Gross, Chief
Division of Community Reinvestment
P.O. Box 1340
Columbus, GA 31902-1340
Phone: 706-653-4613
Fax: 706-653-4040
Email
Website

City of Augusta/County of Richmond
Mr. Douglas Manning, Housing Director
Housing and Neighborhood Development Department
925 Laney Walker Blvd.
Second Floor
Augusta, GA 30901
Phone: 706-821-1797
Fax: 706-821-1784
Email

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County of Cobb
Mr. W. Lance Crawford, Director
Community Development Block Grant Program Office
127 Church St.
Suite 270
Marietta, GA 30060-1949
Phone: 770-528-4600
Fax: 770-528-4613
Email
Website

County of Fulton
Mr. Robert Strickland, Community Development Manager
Office of Housing
115 Martin Luther King Jr. Dr.
Suite 275
Atlanta, GA 30303
Phone: 404-730-8087
Fax: 404-730-8799
Email
Website

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