NeighborhoodLIFT provides up to $15,000 in down payment assistance to qualified buyers.

NeighborWorks Home Partners is proud to be part of the NeighborhoodLIFT program in collaboration with Wells Fargo and NeighborWorks America. Discover the possibilities of homeownership and find out if it’s right for you!

The NeighborhoodLIFT® program, a collaboration between Wells Fargo and NeighborWorks® America, offers homebuyer education plus down payment assistance grants for eligible homebuyers. The program provides eligible homebuyers with $15,000 to use toward down payment and/or closing costs on qualified homes.


Tuesday, November 3: Come back to this page to learn more about the eligibility requirements and how to prepare to request funds.

Beginning Monday, January 11, return to this website to see if you meet the requirements to request down payment assistance funds.

To request funds, you will need to complete the following steps:

  • Complete eight hours of homebuyer education from an agency that is approved for the NeighborhoodLIFT program. You can register today. See approved providers.
  • Get a mortgage pre-approval from an approved NeighborhoodLIFT lender – List of approved lenders will be available soon. Get ready to buy.
  • Borrower(s)’ gross annual income must fall at or below the income limit for the program which is $77,840 in Minneapolis-St. Paul

Note: Properties qualified for the program must be within the city limits of Minneapolis or St. Paul.


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