First Time Home Buyer Programs By Town And City Throughout Washington State

Learn What’s Available Near You

First time home buyers in Washington State have many options available to them for help in purchasing their first residence. In addition to the statewide homebuyer grants offered by the Washington State Housing Finance Commission (WSHFC), 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 research 1st time homebuyer program amounts and requirements in a multitude of towns/cities/counties:

Cities

City of Bellingham
David Stalheim, Manager
Division of Community Development
210 Lottie Street
Bellingham, WA 98225
Phone: (360) 778-8385
Fax: (360) 778-8302
Email
Website

City of Seattle
Laurie Olson, Multi-Family Lending Manager
Office of Housing
P.O. Box 94725
Seattle, WA 98124-4725
Phone: (206) 615-0995
Fax: (206) 233-7117
Email
Website

City of Richland
Michelle Burden, Housing Resources Specialist
Department of Planning and Redevelopment
P.O. Box 190 MS 19
Richland, WA 99352
Phone: (509) 942-7580
Fax: (509) 942-7764

City of Spokane
Melora Sharts, Housing Program Finance Officer
808 W. Spokane Falls Blvd.
Spokane, WA 99201-3339
Phone: (509) 625-6325
Fax: (509) 625-6315
Email
Website

City of Yakima
Archie M. Matthews, Manager
Office of Neighborhood Development Services
112 S Eighth Street
Yakima, WA 98901
Phone: (509) 575-6101
Fax: (509) 575-6176
Email
Website

Counties

Pierce County
Bryan Schmid, Social Services Administrative Manager
1305 Tacoma Avenue, South, Suite 104
Tacoma, WA 98402
Phone: (253) 798-6909
Fax: (253) 798-3999
Email
Website

County of Spokane
Tim Crowley, Housing & Community Development Manager
312 W. 8th Avenue
Spokane, WA 99204
Phone: (509) 477-4488
Fax: (509) 477-2561
Email
Website

Consortia

County of Clark
Michael Torres, Manager, CDBG and HOME Programs
Department of Community Services
P.O. Box 5000
Vancouver, WA 98666-5000
Phone: (360) 397-2075 ext. 7801
Fax: (360) 759-5833
Email
Website

County of King
Eileen Bleeker, Housing Finance Program Planner
401 5th Avenue, Suite 500
Seattle, WA 98104
Phone: (206) 263-9080
Fax: (206) 296-0229
Email
Website

County of Kitsap
Bonnie Tufts, HOME Administrator
Department of Community Development
614 Division Street MS 23
Bremerton, WA 98366
Phone: (360) 337-4606
Fax: (360) 337-4609
Website

City of Tacoma/Lakewood
Pamela Duncan, Contracting Services Manager
Neighborhood & Community Services
747 Market St., Room 836
Tacoma, WA 98402-3793
Phone: (253) 591-5057
Fax: (253) 591-5050
Email
Website

City of Longview (HOME) (CDBG)
Adam Trimble, Entitlement Program Coordinator
City of Longview
P.O. Box 128
Longview, WA 98632-7080
Phone: (360) 442-5081
Fax: (360) 442-5953
Email
Website

City of Richland Consortium (Tri-City HOME Consortia)
Michelle Burden, Housing Resources Specialist
Department of Planning and Redevelopment
P.O. Box 190 MS 19
Richland, WA 99352
Phone: (509) 942-7580
Fax: (509) 942-7764
Email
Website

Skagit County Department of Public Health and Community Services
Bob Hicks
Operations Manager
700 S. Second Street Room 304
Mount Vernon, WA 98273
Phone: (360) 336-9379
Email

County of Snohomish
Jackie Anderson, Division Manager
Office of Housing & Community Div
3000 Rockefeller Ave., M/S #305
Everett, WA 98201
Phone: (425) 388-3237
Fax: (425) 388-3504
Website

County of Thurston Consortium
Gary Aden, Housing & Community Renewal Program Manager
PHSS – Social Services
412 Lilly Road NE
Olympia, WA 98506
Phone: (360) 867-2532
Fax: (360) 867-2601
Website

Yakima County (HOME Consortium)
Andrea Reyes, HOME Administrator
Yakima County Community Services
128 North 2nd St, Room 102
Yakima, WA 98901
Phone: (509) 574-1524
Fax: (509) 574-1521
Website

Western Washington

Eastern Washington

Program funding and availability is constantly changing. Keep up to date on the most recent developments by visiting first time home buyers in Washington State.

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