Every family’s path to homeownership is different.
Many families struggle to find the support and resources they need.
That’s where First Story comes in.
Steps to Become a First Story Homeowner
Check home availability
Check back soon. Information will be updated as soon as it is available.
Please do not email us about availability.
Review Eligibility Requirements
Your total gross annual income is at or below 80% of area median income.
You currently have no negative credit accounts or items in collections.
You currently live or work in the county where the home is being built.
You are a U.S. citizen or have permanent resident alien status (required for applicant(s) only).
You are a first-time home buyer.
Complete Homebuyer Education
Connect with the First Story housing partner serving your area from the list below. Don’t see a housing partner in your area? Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Complete the homebuyer education provided by the housing partner. Please note that connecting with a housing partner and completing homeownership education courses is not a guarantee of housing.
apply for a home
When a home is available in your area you will be notified by the housing partner. At that time, you will receive a mortgage application to complete.
We will review your application and be in touch with next steps. The submittal of an application is not a guarantee of housing.
We want to answer them. View answers to popular questions about First Story’s homeownership program here before contacting our team.