HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) -- The city of Houston has announced the return of a program to help homebuyers with their down payment.
The multi-million dollar NeighborhoodLIFT program is an effort to boost home ownership.
Qualified homebuyers could receive $15,000 toward a down payment and closing costs.
Active military, veterans, first responders or teachers may be eligible for an additional $2,500.
Those interested in the program can register to attend a free event here. The events will take place March 22-23.
Registration began Monday, March 4.
The city is partnering with Wells Fargo for the program.
You can find more information and the necessary criteria here.
Houston program offering $15K grant for home buying