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February 18, 2015

87% of U.S. Homes Qualify for Down Payment Assistance

Homeownership

Down Payment Assistance - 87 Percent of U.S. Homes Qualify

Analysis from RealtyTrac and Down Payment Resource on the availability of down payment programs found that 87% of U.S. homes would qualify for down payment help.

This translates into more than 68 million homes that qualify for a program in their area based on the maximum price requirements for those programs and the estimated value of the properties.

Top Ten Counties

1. Wayne, MI 6. San Diego, CA
2. Dallas, TX 7. Cook, Illinois
3. Harris, TX 8. Broward, FL
4. Clark, NV 9. Miami-Dade, FL
5. Maricopa, AZ 10. Los Angeles, CA

There are hundreds of millions of dollars available for down payment assistance. A great place to start is right where you live. Many state, county, and city governments provide financial assistance for people in their communities who are well qualified and ready for homeownership. Get started.

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