Home in 5 Advantage
Homebuyer Down Payment Assistance
Since 2012, over 15,900 new homeowners have taken advantage of the Maricopa County and Phoenix Industrial Development Authorities down payment assistance program.
Through the Home in Five Advantage program, you and your family may be eligible for a 2.5% or 3.5% (depending on your FICO score) down payment/closing cost assistance grant (no repayment is required), with a .5% origination fee.
We offer an additional 1% down payment assistance for qualified United States military personnel, First Responders and Teachers.
How the Home in 5 Advantage Program Works
- Meet and apply for a home loan with a Participating Lender to see if you are Eligible for the Program. Participating lenders will provide details for applying along with your Applicable Percentage Rate (APR) as required by law.
- Get approved!
- Attend a Homebuyer Education Course through a HUD approved housing counseling agency.
- At closing receive down payment assistance. (thousands of dollars toward the purchase of your home)
I am Interested in Down Payment Assistance – Get me a list of Participating Lenders
Or Call the Maricopa County IDA at (602) 506-7294 or the Phoenix IDA at (602) 534-9655