The program is funded by CalHOME through the California Department of Housing and Community Development.
The First Time Homebuyer program assists low-income applicants purchasing their first home. In order to qualify for the program, the applicant cannot have owned a home in the past three years and must: purchase a manufactured home in Garden Grove; occupy the manufactured home throughout the life of the loan; attend a Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) approved Homebuyer Education Program; and meet the program income requirements. The home purchase price cannot exceed $120,000.
The City is also offering six, free, 8-hour, HUD approved, homebuyer workshops for anyone interested in the First Time Homebuyer program.
Workshops will be held at the City’s Courtyard Center, 12732 Main Street, from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on the following dates in 2017: July 29 and September 9. You can register for the workshops at http://www.homeingardengrove.org.
The Home Improvement program assists low-income applicants to rehabilitate their manufactured home. In order to qualify for the program, the home must be a manufactured home in Garden Grove. The applicant must occupy the manufactured home throughout the life of the loan and meet current income requirements. All repair/rehabilitation work must meet Garden Grove Municipal Code and Uniform Building Code standards. At a minimum, imminent health and safety hazards must be eliminated, as determined by the sole discretion of the City.
For more information, please call (714) 741-5144 or visit http://www.homeingardengrove.org/.
This article was released by the City of Garden Grove.