Single Family Programs

Single Family Lending

Single Family Programs

Single Family Lending

The Single Family Lending division works to help low to moderate income homebuyers purchase homes in California. Traditionally, this has been accomplished via the financing of first mortgages and down payment assistance. The division also works with lending partners, municipalities and others in the private and public sectors to facilitate homeownership.


  • Provided 1,390 borrowers with affordable, sustainable first mortgages

  • Provided more than 4,850 first-time homebuyers with down payment assistance

  • Added 23 new lenders to the CalHFA lender network

  • Conducted 120 lender trainings

  • Participated in 67 industry and homebuyer outreach events

  • Recycled over $28 million in down payment assistance funds

  • Subordinated 1,540 down payment assistance loans

Self-Help Housing Program gives buyers low rates for sweat equity

Contact Us

(877) 922-5432

P.O. Box 4034
Sacramento, CA 95812-4034