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Buying a home is a complex process, but you don’t have to go it alone. There are many people, resources and organizations to support you along the way.

Homebuyer Profile: The Smith-Lewis Family

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"I am so thankful for the opportunity to buy my own home. Without programs like this my childhood dream of owning my own home would still be just a childhood dream." Continue reading...

Homebuyer Video Series

Looking for information, inspiration and advice? You'll find them in our nine-part Homebuyer Video Series.

Step-by-Step Homebuyer Guide

Our How to Buy a Home Guide walks you through the homebuying process. Some resources you might find particularly helpful include

You can also find guidance on some of the most common homebuying concerns and advice on how to overcome challenges.

Quick Links

First Home Loans

All MassHousing Mortgages feature affordable interest rates, require low downpayments and have no hidden fees or other surprises. Learn more...

Homebuyer Counseling

Understand what’s involved in buying and owning a home, and prepare for the next steps in your homebuying journey. Find a homebuyer counseling class near you.

Helpful Resources

Local Assistance Programs

Many cities and towns offer special programs to aid homebuyers. Be sure to contact cities and towns in which you are interested to learn more about any downpayment assistance, mortgage and other programs they may offer.

Still Have Questions?

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Do you have questions about the homebuying process or about our products and programs for homebuyers? Ask Rich, MassHousing's resident mortgage and homebuying expert!

TEL: 888.843.6432 | Email
Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Online Homebuyer Counseling

Learn about MassHousing's online homebuyer education course, The Road Home.