Down Payment Resource

Homeownership may be closer than you think 

Consumer surveys consistently find that the down payment is the number one barrier to homeownership. Most renters don't know that there are down payment and closing cost programs, affordable first mortgages, mortgage credit certificates, grants, rehab loans, and many other programs available in their communities.

But, it’s important to understand all of your home financing options, including down payment assistance, so that you’re ready to take action when the right home is available. In fact, approximately 70% of for-sale homes may be eligible for one or more homebuyer programs.


Look for the Down Payment Resource icon


If you see the icon above listed on a property, then that property may be eligible for down payment assistance. Click on the icon and you'll be taken to a short, confidential survey to find out which programs may be available to you.

Down Payment Resource is a free tool that helps you discover properties and homeownership programs that fit your personal situation. Valuable down payment assistance information is aggregated and integrated into listing data for homes currently on the market.


Get started today. It's as easy as 1-2-3.

1. Start searching. Click the Down Payment Resource icon (shown above) on property listings to find information about programs that are available for that home.

2. Find out if you may be eligible. Enter information about your household and the type of home you are seeking. We also consider information like veteran status and your occupation to match you to even more opportunities.

3. Review your results. Find out how many programs may be a fit for you and talk to a Central Texas REALTOR® to take the next step.

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