Are there first-time homebuyer grant programs available in Santa Clarita?
There are many different grant programs available when purchasing a home in Santa Clarita. FHA has down payment assistance programs where you only put down 3.5% as opposed to a traditional 20%. CHF platinum grant program takes it one step further by granting the 3% of the FHA and you only have to put down 0.5% as the home buyer.
What free money is available specifically for first-time homebuyers of Santa Clarita?
Southland Regional Association of REALTORS® (SRAR) has a money assistance program designed specifically for purchasing a home in Santa Clarita and San Fernando Valleys. This is a $2000 grant for first-time homebuyers that purchase a home after May 7, 2012 and up to May 7, 2013. Once the new home has closed escrow, then you can file an application for the free money. There is criteria that you must meet in order to qualify for the grant assistance…so call or email for more details.