How do I qualify for this program?

To qualify for the FTHB program, the applicant must:

  • Be a First Time Homebuyer
  • Have a CHAPA-approved Homebuyer class
  • Meet the HUD-HOME income limits and HOME Value Limits
  • Property must pass a Housing Quality Standard Inspection
  • Meet the program’s affordability ratio criteria
  • Contribute 1.5% of the purchase price to the use of down payment
  • Purchase an owner-occupied property in the City of Lawrence

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1. Does the City have funds to help me purchase a home?
2. How much does the City give in financial assistance?
3. How do I qualify for this program?
4. When can I apply?
5. How long is the application process?
6. When is the next homebuyer class?
7. Can I close on my property and then receive funding from the City?