Nevada County Down Payment Assistance Program Temporarily Suspended

Maximum Amount

Up to $212,850 (45% of Purchase Price)


  • The homebuyer can receive down payment assistance in a deferred loan up to $60,000
  • The HOME First-time Homebuyers’ Program can provide down payment gap assistance to families who are first-time homebuyers.

Participating Lenders

May use lender of choice

Approved Education Providers

Each applicant must participate in individual Homebuyer Counseling provided by a HUD approved provider and receive a certificate of completion.

Program Provider Contact

Rob Choate, Housing Specialist at (530) 265-1645 or email for information. Housing & Community Services