NeighborhoodLIFT Program

The Housing Partnership is proud to be part of the NeighborhoodLIFT program in collaboration with Wells Fargo and NeighborWorks® America. Discover the possibilities of homeownership and find out if it’s right for you!

NeighborhoodLIFT Program Information

  • Provides eligible homebuyers with $15,000 in down payment assistance on qualified properties ($17,500 for veterans and service members, teachers, paraprofessionals, law enforcement officers, firefighters and emergency medical technicians).
  • Provides homebuyer education that will prepare you for finding and financing a home and for managing the financial responsibilities of homeownership.
  • Assistance is not limited to first-time buyers.
  • Borrowers’ annual income in combination with household size must be at or below the income limits set for the program in the Charlotte region. Income limits are higher for military service members, veterans, law enforcement officers, Pre-K-12th grade teachers, firefighters and emergency medical technicians. View Income LimitsView First Responder, Military & Teacher Benefit Information.
  • Properties qualified for the program must be:
    1. Located in Mecklenburg, Gaston, Rowan, Cabarrus or Union County. View eligibility map.
    2. The primary, owner-occupied home of the buyer(s).
    3. A single-family home (attached or detached), 2-4 unit home, condominium, townhome, PUD, co-op, land trust or qualified manufactured home.

 

  • NOTE: No closings may take place before December 20, 2018.

Good News! Limited NeighborhoodLIFT down payment assistance funds may be available.

If you are interested in the NeighborhoodLIFT program, take the quiz below and find out if you are immediately eligible to start the application process.

Eligibility Quiz

    For a list of approved NeighborhoodLIFT lenders Click here