First Time Home Buyers

Mortgage programs

More information on first time home buyer mortgage funds is available through the Minnesota Housing Finance Agency.

Information including the following is available:

  • Minnesota City Participation Program
  • Minnesota Mortgage Program
  • Accessibility Home Fund
  • Calculating a monthly mortgage payment

Home buyer education

Community Action Partnership of Suburban Hennepin (CAPSH), a non-profit agency, offers a four-part home buyer education program called Home Stretch. Learn about the home buying process, determine how much home you can afford, identify and overcome barriers to homeownership, and receive a comprehensive homebuyer's guidebook.

Call 952-933-9639 x281 or visit the Community Action Partnership of Suburban Hennepin website for the current class schedule and fee.

Housing rehab loans & grants

The City of Hopkins provides funding to assist low and moderate income homeowners in improving their homes.


  • Community Development Coordinator