The application period has now opened for the CDAR Path to Homeownership program! Qualified first-time homebuyers can begin applying by using the links below to apply.
The funds available are first-come, first-serve and will be awarded until depleted. For more information on the program and for qualifications, please scroll down to the Qualifications entry on this page. Thank you!
The California Desert Association of REALTORS® is proud to announce the launching of the Path to Homeownership program. This program will assist first-time homebuyers with a $2,000 grant for closing costs and down payment assistance on their new home purchase. Applications will be available starting June 1, 2021 for the program. Those who qualify should speak to their California REALTOR® for assistance in applying for the program. The grant money available through the Path to Homeownership program is awarded on a first-come, first-serve basis and will continue to be awarded until all available funds have been depleted.
The Path to Homeownership program launches on June 1, 2021. Applications will be available on this page here, so visit this page on June 1st for the links to the application.
CDAR was awarded a grant from the California Association of REALTORS® Housing Affordability Fund, which allowed us to create the Path to Homeownership program. Our program is designed to assist first-time homebuyers in achieving the dream of homeownership by providing $2,000 grants to qualified purchasers for them to use for down payment assistance or closing costs. The available grants will be awarded to qualified recipients until the funds have been depleted.
To apply for the Path to Homeownership, buyers must meet the following qualifications:
For questions about the CDAR Path to Homeownership, please e-mail Annette@CDAROnline.org for more information.