HomeReady® First

Home Value Estimator

Help more first-time homebuyers achieve homeownership with HomeReady® First.

  • Eligible borrowers receive:
    • $5,000 grant
    • Up to $500 toward a 1-year home warranty (if applicable)
    • $500 toward appraisal costs
  • Borrower’s current primary residence must be located in an eligible census tract. Click here to see the list of Metropolitan Statistical Area’s (MSAs)
  • An LO Survey must be completed on each loan

Check borrower eligibility for HomeReady® First with our eligibility tool. This look-up tool can be used before submitting the loan — just enter the borrowers current primary address and indicate if they are a first-time homebuyer to determine if they may be eligible for the $5,000 grant.

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HomeReady® First Eligibility

Determine eligibility for $5,000 Grant

For the most precise address validation, verify eligibility through the Fannie Mae Area Median Income Look Up Tool, which can be accessed by clicking here.

*HomeReady® First eligibility tool does not guarantee the accuracy, or completeness of any information, or determination provided by this system. Additional eligibility criteria may apply. Loan must be run through DU and receive message ID 3673 for full borrower eligibility.

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