Homebuyer Assistance Programs
The City of El Cajon offers two unique programs designed to assist first-time homebuyers purchase a new or existing single-family or condominium home in the City of El Cajon.
The American Dream and California Dream First-Time Homebuyer Programs may utilize a combination of HOME and/or Low and Moderate Income Housing Assets Fund (LMIHAF) for down payment assistance. Pre-qualification by the City is required and restrictions do apply. Funds are available on a first-come, first-serve basis.
For more information, see program fliers below, contact a Participating Lender, or call the Housing Division at 619-441-1710 for more information.
California Dream First -Time Homebuyer Program
California Dream Flier
Available funding as of: 07/01/2018 - $0.00
American Dream First-Time Homebuyer Program
American Dream Program Flier
Available funding as of: 06/30/2018 - $287,177
|Participating Lender List|
|Participating Lender Info
|Please contact 619-441-1710 for information.
Homebuyer Education Resources
|Approved Homebuyer Education Providers
Completed Housing Projects
|Completed Housing Projects