Mortgage lenders are no longer required to complete an in-person certification training to participate in the Down Payment Assistance Program but must be registered with the City of Orlando. See instructions below to apply to become a city-registered mortgage lender.
Are you a mortgage lender with a homebuyer who is in need of down payment assistance?
To apply for down payment assistance, the city requires the homebuyer's mortgage lender to be registered with the City of Orlando.
City-registered mortgage lenders are responsible for:
To register with the City of Orlando, you need to understand the Down Payment Assistance Program in detail. Please read the following Lender Registration Guide thoroughly and watch the tutorial video below.
Read the Lender Registration Guide
Watch the Tutorial Video
Once you read through the Lender Registration Guide and understand the Down Payment Assistance Program in detail, you will need to complete the application.
You will also need to upload a sample of a Loan Estimate or Closing Cost Worksheet with typical fees highlighted.
Submit the Lender Registration Application
Apply for Down Payment Assistance