Bluffton Home Series
HEART OF THE LOWCOUNTRY
The Town of Bluffton offers assistance to income-qualified residents interested in purchasing a home through the Bluffton home series. The Workforce Homeownership Program seeks to accomplish the following:
Increase homeownership opportunities to low and moderate income families;
Increase affordable workforce housing within the Town of Bluffton;
Expand assessability to quality, affordable housing options for infill development and redevelopment that preserves the Towns culture, character and history;
Improve the quality of existing housing stock by offering options for poor quality housing;
Increase opportunities for homeowners to build wealth through equity by offering options for replacing manufactured homes with permanent constructed homes; and
Create a livable, sustainable community with enhance quality of life.
Homebuyer Education and Credit Counseling;
A $5,000 grant towards the purchase of a home within the Bluffton Home Series;
Up to $1,750 towards the cost for engineering, design, and site planning;
Permit and Other Fee Waivers; and
Up to $3,000 for the cost of removal of an existing home that is been replaced by a home built under this program.
* Level of assistance is dependent upon availability of funding. Only single – family home designs within the Home Series are eligible for this program.
Workforce Homeownership Program