Homebuyers

Neighborhood Housing Services seeks to create strong vibrant neighborhoods through sustainable home ownership.

Pre-Purchase Homebuyer Education Class

Increase your knowledge of the home buying and owning process. This 6 hour class will prepare you for successful home ownership as we discuss the following topics; Assessing your readiness to purchase, Managing Your Money, Understanding Credit, Getting a Mortgage Loan, Shopping for a Home and Keeping Your Home and Managing Your Finances.

Please call our office for the monthly class schedule and to preregister, 616-935-3270
or
Click here to register for a class online.

Required Documentation for Homebuyer Education Class

Please complete the following forms and email to the Housing Department to start the registration process.

Homebuyer Purchase & Repair Program

The Home Purchase Rehabilitation grant enables income eligible families to become successful sustained homeowners. The grant provides funds to rehab existing homes in the City of Grand Haven. Up to $20,000 is available for rehab and up to $10,000 for closing costs and down payments. Homebuyers must be between 40-80% of the area median income based on family size and have less than $20,000 in cash assets.

The Home Purchase Repair program is currently out of funds.  Please call 616-935-3270 to be added to a waiting list.

Income Limits by Family Size

Call our office at 616-935-3270 for more details about the program and how to get started.

For all other information regarding the Michigan State Housing Development Authority and available programs, contact www.michigan.gov/mshda.

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