Information on Finding Funding Sources to Help Homebuyers Achieve Home Ownership

Grants and Assistance for Homebuyers

Ready to buy a new home, but not quite sure how to pull the financing together? You're not alone, but that doesn't mean moving to a new home of your own is out of reach. That's why we've put together this comprehensive resource guide: to provide information and resources on grants and other types of assistance for homebuyers.

In the resources that follow, you'll find information on organizations and agencies that offer grant funding, both to other entities on a state and local level or directly to homebuyers, information on grants that offer assistance with down payments, how to seek grant opportunities and where to look for them, and much more. If you have dreams of buying your first home or a new home, this guide provides everything you need to know to get started finding and securing grant funding and other assistance to make your dreams a reality.

Closing on Home Purchase.

Information on Agencies Offering Grants and Assistance for Homebuyers

The following resources offer information on agencies, charitable organizations, and other organizations that provide grants to state and local governments or local non-profit organizations in order to provide assistance to homebuyers. Many of these programs do not offer grants directly to homebuyers, but do provide funding to state and local entities that can be used to aid homebuyers. Others are charitable organizations that work directly with homebuyers to help them overcome the barriers to home ownership.

New Home Purchase.

Down Payment Assistance for Homebuyers

The following resources provide information on grants available to homebuyers, as well as information on other resources for finding specialized grant opportunities and non-profit organizations offering assistance for homebuyers.

Downpayment Assistance.


Grants for First-Time Homebuyers

There are many opportunities for first-time homebuyers to receive grants, assistance with down payments, and other special financing options in effort to make the dream of home ownership more achievable for families and individuals. The following resources provide information on grants and other opportunities specifically available to first-time homebuyers, as well as valuable information to help first-time homebuyers navigate the home-buying process.

House Sitting on Money.

Grants and Assistance for Special Interest Groups

The following resources provide helpful information on grants and other homebuying assistance opportunities for members of special interest groups, such as those who work in certain professions, Veterans, and others.


Home ownership is the dream of many families, but financial restrictions have made that dream seem out of reach for some. By seeking out grant opportunities and other assistance options for homebuyers, your dream of home ownership can become a reality sooner than you think.