Pasco County's Programs for Homebuyers

Community Development provides assistance to income-eligible buyers toward the purchase of a home in Pasco County if you have not owned a home in the last 3 years. Applicant households who make less than 120% of Area Median Income (AMI) for the Tampa Bay Area may apply for assistance. Funding for both programs is based on current availability for each income level.

Pasco County Community Development will be opening the Down Payment Assistance (DPA) program effective March 25th, 2021

All interested homebuyers will need to contact Suncoast Housing Connections to attend a Home Buyer Education Class.  Homebuyers must work with a Community Development approved lender. 

Lender’s trainings will be available via WebEx on March 9th at 10 a.m. and March 11th at 3 p.m.  All interested lenders will need to contact Melissa Brass at to register for one of the trainings. 

To make sure you are kept up to date on the latest information regarding this and other Community Development programs, please visit our website and sign up for Notify Me. 

About DPA:

Information about the two homebuyer assistance programs can be found here:

 If you have any questions about the homebuyer programs available through the County, please contact Pasco County Community Development at 727-834-3447. 

Maximum Income Levels - Area Median Income (April 2021)

Income Level
50% AMI
80% AMI
120% AMI
Household Size
Very Low

Resources for Homebuyers

Homebuyer Class Schedule:

In order to participate in any Pasco County home buyer program, you must attend a County sponsored class. These classes are in all areas of the County. Spanish language classes are also available. Please note that these classes are first come, first serve. If a class is not listed on their website, it may be full. Please call them to confirm that the class is full.

To register for our classes, please contact Suncoast Housing Connections (Tampa Bay Community Development Corporation) at 727-442-7075 or click here to register online Version OptionsPasco County’s Programs for HomebuyersHeadline.
To register for a class in Spanish, please contact Rosemary Torres at Tampa Bay Community Development Corporation at 727-442-7075 ext: 124, email:

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