Maryland Mortgage Program Flex 4% Grant

At a Glance
Loan for home purchase PLUS down payment and closing cost assistance grant
Who's Eligible?
Baltimore City homebuyers who meet income and other program requirements
To Get Started:
Complete homeownership counseling and contact a Maryland Mortgage Program-approved lender

The Maryland Mortgage Program (MMP) helps homebuyers in Maryland achieve their dream of homeownership through a range of programs that make purchasing and owning a home more affordable. MMP home loans are 30-year fixed-rate loans available as either Government or Conventional insured loans. Flex loans allow buyers to benefit from the Maryland HomeCredit program. The Flex 4% Grant comes with down payment assistance grant equal to 4% of the first mortgage.

PROGRAM BENEFIT

This program allows you to borrow money to buy your home and reduces the amount of money you’ll need up-front to buy your home.

ELIGIBILITY & LIMITATIONS

  • You must earn a homeownership counseling certificate before closing on your home.
  • You may not own other properties at the time of closing.
  • You must live in this home as your primary residence.
  • You must use a Maryland Mortgage Program-approved lender.
  • Your mortgage amount cannot exceed Maryland Mortgage Program limits.
  • Not limited to first-time homebuyers
  • Household income cannot exceed Maryland Mortgage Program limits
  • Maryland Mortgage Program Partner Match cannot be used with Flex 4% Grant loans.

PROGRAM CONTACT

Maryland Department of Housing and Community Development, Maryland Mortgage Program
Website

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