Down Payment Assistance Program




Please read the full policy linked below.

Eligible borrowers that meet all requirements will have funds reserved once their qualified bank/lender contacts
the City of Asheville requesting Down Payment Assistance and provides the completed loan application,
including a copy of the 
Offer to Purchase and Contract.


An informational event is planned.

home ownership fair flyerCommunity Kickoff Open House
May 18, 2019
10 a.m. until 12 p.m.
Stephens Lee Recreation Center
30 George Washington Carver Avenue

**If you are a banker, lender, mortgage company or non-profit partner interested in affordable housing home ownership, please consider representing your organization at this event. To hold a table, please email Paul D'Angelo at Thank you!


The $25 million in Bond Funding for housing affordability provides additional support for the Housing Trust Fund and other programs such as Down Payment Assistance that assist in creating diverse and affordable housing choices, including homeownership.


February 26, 2019 - Policy adopted by City Council

May 18, 2019 - Community Open House Event


Supporting Information

 Presentation to Council

Down Payment Assistance Policy

Press Release

Steps to Homeownership

guide to home ownershipThere is a lot to know when it comes to buying your first home.

Use this guide to learn how to make the home buying process as easy, efficient and exciting as possible.


Contact Information

Paul D'Angelo, Housing Development Specialist