Down Payment Assistance

Down Payment AssistanceThe City of Canton Department of Community Development, in conjunction with Community Building Partnership, assists first-time low-to-moderate home-buyers with purchasing a home within the City of Canton corporate limits. This program provides up to $5,000 of assistance to be used towards down-payment and closing costs at a 0% interest rate deferred loan, forgiven at the end of five years. There is a required buyer contribution of $500.

Please contact our HUD Certified Housing Counselor, Traci Skipper, of Community Building Partnership at 330-458-0962 to answer any questions or to apply.

For more information: Preliminary Buyer Disclosure Statement (PDF)