The Workforce Initiative Subsidy for Homeownership (WISH) Program is now open and accepting Applications

Assistance for first time homebuyers: 4 to 1 matching grant. The WISH Program (Workforce Initiative Subsidy for Homeownership) promotes homeownership opportunities!

  • 4 to 1 Matching Grant
  • After 5 years 100% of grant is forgiven if buyer remains living in the property
  • $30,000 maximum match per household
  • Must be a first-time homebuyer
  • Must be at 80% median income limits
  • Subject to availability of funds

Example of how the 4 to 1 matching grant works:
Amount of money borrower has in savings and contributes to purchase: $7,500
Amount of money WISH matches (4 to 1): $30,000
Total money for home purchase: $37,500

2024 WISH Limits

80% of Area Median Income for Orange County (will vary by county)
(subject to change)

Household Size Income
1 $88,400
2 $101,000
3 $113,650
4 $126,250
5 $136,350
6 $146,450
7 $156,550
8 $166,650

Eligible Areas

Program Information

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