Welcome to 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!
All NeighborhoodLIFT down payment assistance funds were reserved at the June 21-22 event and are currently NOT available. Check back starting August 28, 2019, to see if funds are 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.
NeighborhoodLIFT Program Information
Provides eligible homebuyers with $15,000 in down payment assistance on qualified properties ($17,500 for veterans and service members, teachers, 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 Omaha area. Income limits are higher for military service members, veterans, law enforcement officers, Pre-K-12th grade teachers, firefighters and emergency medical technicians.
View Income Limits.
View First Responder, Military & Teacher Benefit Information.
Properties qualified for the program must be:
Located in Douglas or Sarpy County
The primary, owner-occupied home of the buyer(s)
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 July 23, 2019, and no closings may take place until 21 days after your eligibility determination session (EDS).
See our Frequently Asked Questions Page