NIFA homeownership programs have assisted over 93,000 Nebraskans with the purchase of a home. We offer competitive interest rates, low or no down payment loans, low mortgage insurance premiums for conventional loans, and loans for down payment and closing cost assistance. Our unique home loan programs have features that can lower your monthly payments and increase your buying power.
FIRST HOME GRANT PROGRAM
The First Home Grant Program is for buyers with a total household income that does not exceed 50% of the Area Median Income (AMI). The program provides first mortgage financing and grant funds for down payment and/or closing cost assistance. The grant amount is $5,000 per household and is not required to be paid back. There is a limited amount of funding and the funds will be allocated on a first-come, first-serve basis.