Down Payment Assistance
Live Baltimore Trolley Tours
Twice a year Live Baltimore hosts a Trolley Tour event to educate would be home buyers about the home buying process and to give a few select home buyers down payment assistance grants in the amount of $5,000 each.
The fall Trolley Tour event is this Saturday, September 28, 2019 from 8am to 1pm and is being held at Baltimore Polytechnic, located at 1400 W Coldspring Lane, Baltimore, MD 21209. You can pre register for this event and there is a $10 fee to participants, you can still sign up on the day of the event but the cost is then $15. All participants over the age of 10 must be registered. The grants are awarded on a lottery basis until all 100 incentives are awarded.
Live Baltimore's Trolley Tour event give would be home buyers the opportunity to meet real estate professionals, community organizations and to tour Baltimore neighborhoods and preview homes for sale and to qualify for incentives. In order to qualify you must pre register, attend educational seminars and participate in the tours. Home buyers also need to have completed a Home Buyer education class offered by an HUD certified organization and have completed a one on one interview with an Housing Counsellor before closing.
You can find out more information about this event by visiting Live Baltimore's website.