Housing Counseling

Housing and Community Events Calendar

The Housing Counseling team is here to assist City of Tampa residents with their housing financial needs.  We are a HUD approved Housing Counseling agency that offers a host of services to help residents to obtain and or maintain their homeownership goals. 

  • Mortgage Assistance Program – The City of Tampa offers down payment assistance loans to income eligible home buyers of property within the City limits of Tampa.  The program provides up to $14,999 to assist income eligible first time homebuyers to achieve the dream of homeownership.
  • Homeownership and Financial Education Services - The City of Tampa’s Housing & Community Development (HCD) staff provides Homeownership/Financial Education services in the form of Pre-purchase counseling, Homebuyer Education and Post-Purchase counseling and education

For more information on these programs see the links on the left. You may also contact Latasha Hicks at (813)274-7989 or by email at latasha.hicks@tampagov.net