Home Purchase Assistance


Program Description

Applications are not being accepted at this time. Please check back periodically for updates.

Need assistance to purchase a home? St. Lucie County's Purchase Assistance Program provides assistance to qualified home buyers for down payment and closing costs associated with purchasing a home. The home must be located in Lakewood Park, River Park, or Indian River Estates. All applicants must complete a pre-purchase home buyer education program and secure a first mortgage from an approved lender. For additional information, please refer to the Frequently FAQ's below.

Expand/Contract Questions and Answers

  • What type of assistance can I receive?

  • What are the income requirements?

  • How do I apply?

  • What is the minimum credit score needed for the program?

  • What is the amount of assistance that can be received?

  • How long does it take to process my application for the purchase assistance program?

  • Are applications prioritized based on certain criteria?

  • Do I have to pay anything out of pocket?

  • Do I have to repay the amount of funds I receive from the program?

  • Where does the home need to be located?

  • What is the next step after I have been approved for the purchase assistance program?