With CHDC help more than 600 families have a place to call home. By helping individuals and families find a place to call home. We help build a f

1st Time Homebuyer

CHDC’s First Time Homebuyer Program helps low-to moderate-income individuals and families purchase affordable homes in our communities. We focus on the planning steps needed on your journey toward home ownership and educate you about our loan products. Our goal is for you to meet strict lending requirements and get the financing you can afford. Click here to learn more.

CalHome

The Community Housing Development Corporation (CHDC) has an allocation of State CalHome funds available for mortgage assistance to qualified borrowers purchasing homes in Contra Costa County. Click here to learn more about CalHome.

Down Payment Assistance Programs

CHDC offers a variety of down payment assistance programs, either directly or through our affiliate organizations and partners. To qualify for down payment assistance and other affordable homeownership opportunities, clients must qualify as a low-to moderate income first-time homebuyer Contact us for more details about this great opportunity. Click here to learn more.

Education & Counseling

Interested in taking classes or getting support from our team. Click here to learn more. 

Foreclosure Intervention

Foreclosure Intervention Services help homeowners who are facing foreclosure and risk losing their home or are having difficulty making their mortgage payments. Click here to learn more. 

Lender Questions

Get the answers you need for your client. Please keep in mind this is a client powered process. Click here.

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Frequently Asked Questions

ONCE YOU CREATE A PROFILE SELECT PRE-PURCHASE/HOMEOWNERSHIP COUNSELING

ONCE YOU CREATE A PROFILE SELECT THE NEXT AVAILABLE DATE

AFTER YOU COMPLETE 8 HOURS OF EDUCATION AND SUBMIT ALL THE DOCUMENTS YOU WILL BE ABLE TO SCHEDULE YOUR 1 ON 1 COUNSELING

THE CAN BE FOUND UNDER HOMEOWNERHIP  CENTER  AND EDUCATION AND COUNSELING

$20 PER LOAN APPLICANT FOR THE CREDIT CHECK FEE, $75 FOR VIRTUAL EDUCATION AND $ 99 FOR THE SELF PACED ONLINE COURSE

ELIGIBILITY WILL BE DETERMINED DURING YOUR COUNSELING SESSION

AFTER ELIGIBILITY IS DETERMINED YOUR COUNSELOR WILL OUTLINE THE APPLICATION PROCESS

PRE-PURCHASE, POST-PURCHASE-RENTAL- FINANCIAL – FORECLOSURE PREVENTION COUNSELING AND EDUCATION.

NOT CURRENTLY BUT WE DO REFER TO OTHER LOCAL ENTITIES.

NO. WE PROVIDE EDUCATION, COUNSELING AND RESOURCES

NOT CURRENTLY BUT WE DO REFER TO OTHER LOCAL ENTITIES

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