Homebuyer Program

Assistance to help you purchase a home

Down Payment
Assistance (DPA)

The Down Payment Assistance Program provides assistance to qualified first time homebuyers for down payment and closing costs associated with purchasing a home. The amount of assistance provided will be determined based on household income and size. The amount of assistance available is $70,000 for eligible very low-income buyers, $40,000 for low-income buyers, or $10,000 for eligible moderate-income buyers. All applicants must complete a pre-purchase homebuyer’s education program, and secure a first mortgage. For additional information, please refer to the Down Payment Assistance flyer. Applicants are also encouraged to use the contact information below.

Contact Us

Housing and Community Development Division
525 East South Street,
Orlando, Florida 32801-2891

Email: housing@ocfl.net
Phone: (407) 836-5150

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