Get up to $500k in down payment assistance

May 15, 2023

Anthony Navarro

Get up to $500k in down payment assistance


2023 DALP Open Now!
You can buy a market-rate home in San Francisco with help from the Downpayment Assistance Loan Program (DALP)!
Through the Mayor's Office of Housing and Community Development (MOHCD), DALP provides up to $500,000 to first-time homebuyers.
MOHCD will begin accepting applications on May 15, 2023 at 8:00 AM PST
The deadline for submitting your application is 5:00 PM PST, July 14, 2023
The 2023 DALP cycle will distribute $17.9 million to assist at least 35 households. DALP provides up to $500,000 in down payment assistance to low- to middle-income first-time homebuyers earning up to 200% of the Area Median Income (AMI) for the purchase of a market-rate primary residence in San Francisco.
No monthly payments are required! The funds are available to:
  • General public households
  • Educators employed with the San Francisco Unified School District
  • First responders (active, uniformed members of the Fire, Police, or Sheriff’s Departments)
To apply, you must complete homebuyer education and get pre-approval for a mortgage loan by a MOHCD-approved lender.
Check out the DALP Flyer

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