First Time Homebuyer Assistance Program

Homeownership is a dream for many Baytownians but out of reach for many residents. The City of Baytown offers up to $9,000 in down payment assistance to income-qualified residents.

How Do I Qualify?

  • 18+ years old
  • Able to obtain mortgage financing from lender.
  • Completed an approved Home-buyers Counseling Workshop.
  • Home-buyer must contribute 2% of the sales price towards the purchase of the home.
  • Applicant must not exceed the below-stated maximum income limits (see below)

Number in Household
Annual Max Gross Income
1$44,150
2$50,450
3$56,750
4$63,050
5$68,100
6$73,150
7$78,200
8
$83,250