This program is for Housing Choice Voucher holders. Non-elderly/non-disabled participants receive homeownership for up to 15 years. Elderly or disabled participants receive assistance as long as they own the home. To qualify, applicants must:
- receive rent assistance through the Housing Authority of the City of Milwaukee 's Housing Choice Voucher Program.
- be employed full time (average of 30 hours per week) and have earned income of at least $15,000 per year (unless age 62 or older or disabled).
- be a first time homebuyer or not have owned property in the past three years (unless displaced through death or divorce).
- be current with rent and compliant with all lease obligations.
Call the program at (414) 286-5043 for additional information.