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Find out about available down payment & home buyer grant programs in Hampton Roads!

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Community Partners


Community partners are are our current and retired law enforcement officers, educators, firefighters, health care workers and other first responders. They are our neighbors, family members, and friends who help add stability to our communities.

Opportunities exist to put home ownership within reach of many home buyers. Fill out the form to learn more!

  • For those in the health care and educaton fields, the definition of a community partner applies to anyone who's employer is a school or hospital. The broad definition extends eligibility to many more people.
  • There is no first time home buyer requirement for community partners but they must still live in the home as their primary residence. T
  • Grant funds are available on a first come, first served basis and the amount is up to $7,500.00. 
  • Funds can be used to cover the down payment, closing costs or principal reduction.
  • If all criteria are met, grants funds do not need to be paid back and are forgiven.