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Homeownership Program

We are now accepting new applications for our Home ownership program!

COVID-19 Announcement:

Our offices are now open to the public and applicants and program participants are welcome to attend any of our locations in person. COVID-19 protocols will be in place. Programs and services remain available through virtual formats as well including by telephone. Please drop by any of our locations or call your nearest Human Services office at the numbers below for more information or to schedule an appointment.

Walkerton Administration Building: 30 Park Street 519-881-0431
Penetangore Hub: 529 Gary Street, Kincardine 519-396-2116
Lakeshore Hub: 1243 MacKenzie Road, Port Elgin 519-389-5580
Peninsula Hub: 268 Berford Street, Wiarton 519-534-1286

The Home Ownership Program provides 5% down payment assistance to new home owners. The 5% down payment amount is in the form of a forgivable loan if the home is owned for 20 years. This program is available to residents who have an annual income of $82,000 or less and are purchasing a home valued at $340,000.00 or less. For further information and to verify funding availability please contact the housing office at 1-800-265-3022.

Contact us

Tania Dickson

Housing Services Manager

Department: Human Services, Human Services

Tel : 1-877-396-3450


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