There’s a better way to buy a home. Homestart can help.

Homestart is a full-service non-profit promoting successful homeownership. We offer down payment assistance, one-on-one home buyer counseling, and more. Our goal is to help you understand and improve your finances so you can become ready to buy your own home. You can be a successful homeowner. Homestart is with you at every step of the way.


The Homestart Advantage

  • One-on-one home buyer counseling

  • Quality financial and homebuyer workshops

  • Down-payment assistance for qualified customers

  • Low-interest, fixed-rate mortgages


If you attended LIFT on May 1-2 and need to book your Eligibility Determination Session (EDS) or if you’d like to see if you can qualify for LIFT funds, click here to visit our LIFT page.

At Homestart you will experience one-on-one financial coaching. Realtors will then work with you to help you find a new or existing home you can afford in a neighborhood you choose in the greater Albuquerque area. Our lending staff will provide you with a competitive fixed rate mortgage. Down-payment and closing cost assistance is also available to those who qualify. You can be a successful homeowner!