Are you on Section 8 and want to own your home?

Here are the minimum requirements in order for you to own the home of your dreams.

  • Low Income Public Housing resident in good standing with CHA

  • Don’t currently own a home, are a first time homebuyer, or have not owned a home in the last 3 years

  • Willing to complete pre- and post-purchase counseling and homebuyer education class

  • Willing to save enough money to put toward a 1% down payment on a home

  • Currently enrolled in CHA’s Family Self Sufficiency Program (FSS), or are willing to enroll

  • Currently employed full time, and have maintained stable and consistent employment for at least 1 year or you are an elderly or disabled person.

  • Maintain a household income of at least $14,500 per year earned from employment or you are an elderly or disabled person.

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