Downpayment Assistance Programs


The Commission's Downpayment Assistance Programs provide loans for assistance with downpayment and closing costs and can only be used with the Commission's first mortgage loan programs. These loans are due and payable upon sale, transfer, non-occupancy or refinance of property and cannot be subordinated upon refinance of the first mortgage.

Home AdvantageHome Advantage DPA 
Up to 4% of the first mortgage loan amount.

Up to $15,000 for buyers with a disability or family member with disability living with them. 

House Key Plus SeattleSeattle
Up to $45,000 for buyers living within the city limits of Seattle.

HouseKey ARCHARCH East King County
Up to $30,000 for buyers within an ARCH member city or area.

Tacoma Downpayment AssistanceTacoma DPA 
Up to $20,000 for buyers within the eligible city limits of Tacoma.

House Key SchoolsHouse Key Schools
Up to $10,000 for buyers who teach or work for community and technical colleges, or K-12 public or private schools. 

House Key VeteransHouse Key Veterans
Up to $10,000 for veterans who have served our country.

House KeyOpportunity Downpayment Assistance
Up to $10,000 and combines with the House Key Opportunity first mortgage loan program.

Bremerton Downpayment Assistance ProgramBremerton Downpayment Assistance
Up to $20,000 for people buying within the Bremerton city limits.

Pierce County Downpayment Assistance Program
Pierce County Downpayment Assistance Program
Up to $20,000 for people buying within the Pierce County limits.


Please call us at 800.767.4663 or email

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