chfa home

We are mission-based and we want to help you feel confident when buying a home with our sponsored homebuyer education classes and down payment assistance programs. 

​homebuyer education

​down payment assistance

  • ​We encourage you to take a CHFA-sponsored homebuyer education class early in the homebuying process.

  • Topics cover everything from selecting a realtor and lender to understanding “the hidden costs of homeownership.” 

  • Taking the class is required to receive a CHFA mortgage loan.


where to start?

We encourage you to take a homebuyer education class first to make sure you are ready for homeownership. Then, contact a CHFA Lender to find out which loan program and down payment assistance program may meet your needs. 


who do we serve?

In 2017, we helped over 8,000 Coloradans become homeowners. 89% were first-time homebuyers.

The average CHFA homeowner looks like:

  • Median income: $60,000

  • Median Credit Score: 679

  • Median Loan Amount: $238,000


Find a CHFA Participating Lender

​get started

Contact a CHFA lender ​to learn more and get started today.

Disclaimer: CHFA does not lend money directly to consumers. We use approved lenders to qualify customers and make all mortgage loans. 

*Higher interest rates apply