First Time Home Buyer Grants - What Grants and Programs Does Your State Offer?

When you're looking into financing your first home, check to see what first time home buyer grants and programs your State offers.

Some States offer grants which are "gifts" to you as a first time home buyer. This is often money that is given to you that is not a loan and doesn't have to be paid back.

Some States offer first time home buyer programs which are special loan programs or discounted rates provided to first time home buyers. Some programs also offer special incentives for first time home buyers such as allowing the buyer to put little or no money down as a downpayment.

Also, some grants and programs have qualifications such as a particular area you must buy a home in or a minimum or maximum income requirement for the buyer.

See our video regarding how to navigate the grant info on our site.

For information regarding Federal Housing Administration (FHA) programs available, such as Quickdown and Grant America, click here. These FHA programs are separate from any State programs noted below.

Check these links determine to what grants and programs your State has to offer:

AL - Alabama
AK - Alaska
AZ - Arizona
AR - Arkansas
CA - California
CO - Colorado
CT - Connecticut
DE - Delaware
DC - District of Columbia (Washington DC)
FL - Florida
GA - Georgia
HI - Hawaii
ID - Idaho
IL - Illinois
IN - Indiana
IA - Iowa
KS - Kansas
KY - Kentucky
LA - Louisiana
ME - Maine
MD - Maryland
MA - Massachusetts
MI - Michigan
MN - Minnesota
MS - Mississippi
MO - Missouri
MT - Montana
NE - Nebraska
NV - Nevada
NH - New Hampshire
NJ - New Jersey
NM - New Mexico
NY - New York
NC - North Carolina
ND - North Dakota
OH - Ohio
OK - Oklahoma
OR - Oregon
PA - Pennsylvania
RI - Rhode Island
SC - South Carolina
SD - South Dakota
TN - Tennessee
TX - Texas
UT - Utah
VT - Vermont
VA - Virginia
WA - Washington
WV - West Virginia
WI - Wisconsin
WY - Wyoming

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