Homeownership Assistance

Couleecap homeownership programs help income-eligible homebuyers purchase their first home.

Homebuyer Counseling
Provides homebuyer counseling to individuals planning to purchase a home. No income restrictions. Counseling meets Fannie Mae requirements for accessing the First-Time Homebuyer Tax Credit. Fees may apply depending on income.

 

Service Area: Crawford, La Crosse, Monroe, and Vernon counties
2014 Homebuyer Education Schedule
2015 Homebuyer Education Schedule

Questions:
Contact Paul Medinger, 608-634-7826 (by appointment only).

 

Homeownership Programs
Helps income-eligible homebuyers purchase their first home, with down payment and closing cost assistance available.

 

Service Area: Crawford, La Crosse, Monroe, and Vernon counties
Eligibility: Must be a First-Time Homebuyer; Must be income eligible; Must qualify for a conventional loan through a reputable lender; Must participate in 8 hours of Couleecap Homebuyer Education

To apply, please complete the following forms:
Homeownership Program Application

Questions:
Contact Sara Berger, 608-632-6512



Community Land Trust Homeownership
Provides homebuyers the ability to purchase permanently affordable housing in select communities. Primarily new construction homes available for purchase at 50%-60% of market prices. Buyers are required to participate in a shared-appreciation agreement as a condition of ownership.

 

Service Area: Crawford, La Crosse, Monroe, and Vernon counties
Eligibility: Must be income eligible; Meet with an approved leasehold mortgage lender; Must participate in 8 hours of Couleecap Homebuyer Education

To apply, please complete the following forms:

Homeownership Program Application

Questions:
Contact Ashley Lacenski, 608-782-5520 or visit www.couleehomes.org

 


 

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