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The City of Portland, Oregon

Portland Housing Bureau

Solving the unmet housing needs of the people of Portland.

Phone: 503-823-2375

fax: 503-823-2387

421 SW 6th Avenue, Suite 500, Portland, OR 97204

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  • Making dreams come true From down payment assistance to tax credits and exemptions, find resources to help you with the purchase of a home

Down Payment Assistance Loan

This loan program is designed to help first-time homebuyers purchase a home in Portland’s Interstate Corridor, Lents Town Center or Gateway Corridor Urban Renewal Areas

System Development Charge (SDC) Exemption Program

If you purchased a home from a developer applying for an SDC exemption, you'll find the necessary verification form in the compliance details

Mortgage Credit Certificate (MCC)

The City of Portland is no longer accepting applications for the Mortgage Credit Certificate Program.