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Up to $3,000 for the cost of removal of an existing home that is been replaced by a home built under this program.

Potential Assistance*

*  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

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