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Benefits of buying with Habitat

  • Affordable mortgages available through TCHFH Lending, Inc. 
  • No down payment, no mortgage insurance
  • Eligible credit scores: 620+ preferred (580 minimum with financial coaching)
  • 30-year mortgage with 3.0% fixed interest rate for the term of the mortgage*
  • Affordable mortgage payments at or below 30% of your income
  • Closing cost grants
  • One-on-one financial coaching
  • Home buyer education courses (required)
  • Closing cost and affordability assistance options available

For more information visit:

Home Buyer Resources

Consumer Affairs: information about researching for mortgages

Down Payment Assistance Program

  • Up to $10,000 in down-payment assistance for people purchasing a home within city limits
  • Eligibility:
Work in Brooklyn Center
Have a family member who attends school in Brooklyn Center
Own a business in Brooklyn Center
Currently a resident in Brooklyn Center

For more information call (612) 335-5884 or visit

Down Payment Assistance Program Overview

Down Payment Assistant Program Terms

Homeownership Opportunity Alliance

Network of nonprofits with advisers to assist you with home ownership.
(612) 236-8522

Homebuyer Program for Low & Moderate Income Households

The City of Brooklyn Center offers a financial assistance program for homeownership funded by the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program.  The Homebuyer Program provides financial assistance for low and moderate income households to become homeowners.

For more information about the program, program policies and how to apply, check here.