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HouseHartford Program


The Housing and Property Management Division is working to help Hartford's citizens achieve the goal of homeownership. Downpayment assistance loans are available that serve low and moderate-income households seeking to purchase a home in the City.

Our HouseHartford downpayment program has contributed to the livability and stability of Hartford's housing stock by providing financial assistance to potential homebuyers. HouseHartford offers forgivable downpayment assistance loans up to $14,999.

What Type Of Properties Are Eligible?

1-4 family homes and condominium units located in the City of Hartford.

Who can apply?

Low and moderate-income potential homeowners can apply for assistance under this program. There are, however, program restrictions based upon the total annual household income of the applicant.

For a single-family property or condominium unit the total annual household income of the homebuyer cannot exceed the following income limits shown by household size. These maximum income limits are established by HUD and are based upon 80% of the Hartford Area Median Family Income:

Income Limits For Single Family Properties

1 Person    —   45,100     5 Person  —   69,600

2 Person    —   51,550     6 Person  —   74,750

3 Person    —   58,000     7 Person  —   79,900

4 Person    —   64,400     8+ Person  —   85,050

Project Manager
City of Hartford
Department of Development Services
Housing and Property Management Division
250 Constitution Plaza
Hartford, CT 06103
(860) 757-9005

HARTFORD CITY HALL ADDRESS: 550 Main Street, Hartford, CT 06103 PHONE: (860)757-9311 HOURS: 8AM - 5PM