Interested Parties Application

Affordable Home Purchase Process

Available to both low income and moderate income households, the Housing Partnership maintains a pool of candidates for the municipalities listed on the Affordable Homes page based on family size and income. Households hoping to purchase an affordable home in one of these municipalities must place their names into the pool by completing this form. Your completed application becomes part of the Housing Partnership’s Interested Parties database. When an affordable home becomes available in your category (based on household size and income), you will be contacted via email or mail giving you the opportunity to view the home. NOTE: Email is the quickest way to be notified of available units in order to meet application deadlines.

If after viewing the available home, you are interested in buying it, you must then complete a pre-application, with a pre-approval from a lender for no more than 95% of the sales price in order to be included in a random selection lottery. The random selection lottery is used to determine the order full applications will be certified for purchase.

Your preliminary application is then included in a lottery, which is used to determine the order in which full applications will be certified for purchase. You typically have 7 calendar days after the lottery to return your full application. The first completed eligible applicant based on his/her lottery number will be certified as eligible to enter a contract with the homeowner – there is no guarantee you will get the home.

For more information, see our Home Buyer FAQs.

Who will live in the unit? Please indicate if anyone over 18 years of age is a full-time college student.

Please list total household gross income for everyone over age 18 who will live in home and is not a full-time college student. This should include salary, pension, social security, child support and alimony. You must be at or below the income limits listed above to be placed on our Interested Parties List:

Please include the gross BEFORE tax income of all household members as a whole number, we cannot accept a range.  Please calculate using current pay stubs and documents.  Do not use taxes from last year or other estimates of your household members' income.  Income includes:

  • Gross wages (salaries, tips, commissions, overtime)
  • Alimony, child support (informal and court ordered)
  • Social security, pensions, investments and dividends from assets
  • Unemployment, disability benefits
  • TANF

Age Restricted properties are in communities where one household member must be at least 55 years old.

There are currently no units in our portfolio that provide a veterans preference.  We are collecting this information in the event that a preference becomes available in the future.

Contact Information

By submitting this form, I certify that the information provided herein is true and complete and that any misrepresentation of income or household size reported herein shall be cause for program disqualification. I understand that this information is to be used only to determine my preliminary eligibility for referral to an affordable home and will not obligate me in any way to rent or purchase an affordable home.

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