The current U.S. Department of Agriculture eligibility map shows that rural development loans are available in many areas outside of the major cities. There is a great chance that you are located in a "rural" area of the U.S. and eligible for a USDA-backed mortgage. 0% down payment makes them great for first-time homebuyers.
Qualifying Income for a USDA Loan. Remember, it’s not enough to find an eligible property. Your household income must also qualify for the program. The USDA looks at the income of every household member over the age of 18. They total up the income and compare it to the USDA income guidelines. Your household income can’t exceed the maximum.
Mortgage Loan Assistance Usda B&I Eligibility Map Usda Rd Eligibility Map Home Purchase Programs First-time home buyer grants and Programs for 2019 – Other Homebuyer Grants and Programs. To find first-time home buyer grants and programs in your local area, visit HUD’s website. Upon arrival, select your state of residence and you’ll be directed to a list of resources that can help you find housing counseling agencies and assistance programs that may be available to you.