HOMEBUYERS

Homebuyer Education and Assistance Programs

Education & Support for Homebuyers

All San Francisco homebuyer assistance programs require completion of homebuyer education, which must be completed in three steps:
STEP 1: Attend a 2 hour SF PROGRAM ORIENTATION at any available location.
STEP 2: Complete 6 hours of approved HOMEBUYER WORKSHOPS at one of the five approved housing counseling agencies. 
STEP 3: Complete 2 hours of INDIVIDUAL COUNSELING at the same agency where you completed the homebuyer workshop.

For a complete schedule of program orientations and homebuyer workshops, please click on CALENDAR LINK.

All members of your household age 18 and older must complete these requirements to be eligible to apply for housing.

SF Homebuyer Orientation

Our nonprofit members offer workshops and individual counseling on a variety of homeownership and financial topics. Advance registration is required for all workshops.

Homebuyers Workshops

Our nonprofit members offer workshops and individual counseling on a variety of homeownership and financial topics. Advance registration is required for all workshops.

MOHCD Approved Lenders

Get free application assistance for City affordable ownership opportunities and down payment assistance programs at drop in application clinics offered by four local housing counseling agencies!

Application Assistance for Homebuyers

Get free application assistance for City affordable ownership opportunities and down payment assistance programs at drop in application clinics offered by four local housing counseling agencies!

Homebuyers Resources

Need more help? Meet one-on-one with a housing counselor to discuss your rental or purchasing goals and get application assistance. Interpretation services will be provided.

Loans/Programs

Need more help? Meet one-on-one with a housing counselor to discuss your rental or purchasing goals and get application assistance. Interpretation services will be provided.

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