Down Payment Assistance Programs in South Carolina

Down Payment Assistance products offered in South Carolina include: CHENOA Fund Program, Home in Five Advantage Program, South Carolina Housing Finance Authority (HFA) Home Plus Program, and the “Within Reach” Program. To see which program may be right for you, get started on your application today!

CHENOA Fund Program

Availability: Nationwide

Description

The CHENOA Fund Program is available in South Carolina.

Features

  • Down payment assistance up to 3.5% of the purchase price or appraised value
  • 30-year fixed term with full amortization
  • FHA loan types only
  • Homebuyer education course NOT required
  • Credit and income restrictions may apply

SC State Housing Finance Authority

Availability: South Carolina

Description

The SC Housing loan program is here to help borrowers in South Carolina buy a home.

Features

  • Down payment assistance up to $6,000
  • Available for FHA, USDA, and Conventional
  • Homebuyer education course required
  • Credit and income restrictions may apply

Within Reach Program

Availability: South Carolina

Description

The Within Reach Program is available in all of South Carolina.

Features

  • Down payment assistance up to 4% of the note amount
  • 30-year fixed term with full amortization
  • FHA loan types only
  • Homebuyer education course is required
  • Credit and income restrictions may apply

Some program restrictions and requirements apply. The type of DPA and lien position will vary for each loan program. Please contact your On Q Financial, Inc. Mortgage Consultant for more information. OnQ0406180681Y000003h6oO

Loan down payment example is based on a 30 year fixed conventional mortgage loan with 4.0% down (provided through the Down Payment Assistance program). Amounts are based on loan amount of $200,000, interest rate of 5.375%, APR of 6.190%, $6,551 due from borrower at closing ($8,000 down payment paid through down payment assistance program). Approximate monthly payment of $1525. All amounts shown are estimates provided for educational and comparison purposes only and will vary for each loan. Borrower will be responsible for down payment beyond what is provided by the program as well as any fees and costs associated with the loan. Down payment assistance may come in the form of a forgivable or non-forgivable lien. Income and geographic restrictions apply. Homebuyer education may be required for certain payment assistance programs. Program availability is subject to change without notice. Additional restrictions may apply. On Q Financial, Inc. is an Equal Housing Lender. Loan amounts and fees will vary based on program used. Loan Amounts on FHA Scenario’s include an FHA 1.75% upfront fee. Loan Amounts on VA scenario’s include a 2.15% VA Funding Fee (Based on Regular Military 1st time usage)-No down payment required unless sales price exceeds appraised value. A USDA Guarantee fee will be charged and financed into the loan. The USDA Guarantee Fee is 1% of the loan amount and the USDA Annual Fee is 0.35% as of 06/01/2018. The USDA Annual Fee is to be paid monthly as part of the mortgage payment.