Effective March 18, 2020, DHCD, along with other City offices are closed. Please note that the City is no longer accepting Philly First Home Grant applications. The application process will resume when City offices reopen. The City will continue to process City-approved applications. For these previously approved applications, the grant funds and documents will be transmitted directly to the title company
Up to $10,000 to assist first time homebuyers for down payment and closing costs
-You must be a first-time homebuyer or a buyer who has not owned a home for the last three years
– Must purchase a home in Philadelphia
-Complete housing counseling at a City-funded housing counseling agency
-Have a household income at or below 120% Area Median Income (maximum annual household income for a family of four is $108,120)
Our First Time Home Buyer Workshops take place in a free, four-hour session at 112 North Broad Street, 2nd floor. We accept registration on a rolling basis.
Register today to reserve your spot by calling 215-557-0822, ext. 132