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Department of Neighborhood Development
City Departments
Financial Assistance Workshop

If you are interested in buying a home in Boston and you are looking for help with the financing, then take advantage of the Boston Home Center's Financial Assistance Workshop. This class is a great opportunity to find out about the resources and services available to help you purchase a home.

What are the benefits?

  • Receive up to 3% of the purchase price for downpayment and closing costs.
  • Receive up to $10,000 toward the purchase of a foreclosed property in certain neighborhoods.
  • Receive up to $20,000 toward the purchase and repairs of a foreclosed property in certain neighborhoods. ($10,000 toward the purchase and $10,000 for the rehab.)

Who is eligible?

How do I apply and what happens next?

  1. Graduate from approved homebuyer and homeowner education classes
  2. Meet with a participating mortgage lender to learn what you can afford
  3. Apply for funding
  4. Receive confirmation that your application is under review
  5. Find a property and make an offer

View Workshop Schedule

Have Questions?

For more information about the Financial Assistance Workshop, call:

The Boston Home Center
Department of Neighborhood Development
Phone: 617.635.HOME (4663)

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