Who Is Eligible for NSP

Note
: As of April 2019, City of Mesquite does not have any NSP properties available for purchase. Please check back in January 2020, when two newly constructed homes will be available for purchase to eligible buyers.

Eligibility Criteria


To determine if you are an eligible recipient of a City of Mesquite NSP property, you must meet all of the following:

  • To be eligible for properties coming available January 2020, your household income must be at or below 50% of the area median income for Dallas County. This is a Federal requirement to meet the terms of the HUD NSP grant program.
 # of People in Household  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8
 30% of Area Median Income  $17,500 $20,000 $22,500 $25,750 $30,170 $34,590 $39,010 $43,430
 50% of Area Median Income  $29,100 $33,250 $37,400 $41,550 $44,900 $48,200 $51,550 $54,850

  • You intend to occupy the property as your primary place of residence.
  • You must attend 8 hours of homebuyer education classes from a HUD approved counseling center prior to obtaining a mortgage loan.
  • You must be either a first-time homebuyer or you must verify that you own no more than one residential property at the time you submit your eligibility application.
  • If you have a co-signer, he or she, will be a member of and reside in your household.
  • You must be a U.S. Citizen or eligible immigrant.

If you will meet the above requirements and would like participate in the NSP program, please review and complete the eligibility application process. 

2019-2020 NSP Application

More information about the program can be found in the 2019 NSP Guidelines.

For questions, please contact the CDBG Coordinator.

Homebuyer Education

NSP Application Process 

STEP 1: Review Program Eligibility Requirements and Program Guidelines

STEP 2: Complete 8 hour, in-person homebuyer education course

STEP 3: Get a Pre-Qualification Letter from a trusted Lender

STEP 4: Contact City Realtor to take a tour and make an offer

STEP 5:  Submit Application to City Realtor

Applicants and lenders should contact the CDBG Coordinator for more information about the NSP Program

Please contact Realtor, Alicia Trevino, if you’re interested in: 

  • Submitting an application for NSP
  • Taking a tour of available NSP homes
  • Making an offer on an NSP home

Century 21 Realtors

(972) 613-4014

alicia@aliciatrevino.com

***Submission of Application does not automatically qualify you for assistance under the program.*** Each application will go through a review and processing to determine eligibility prior to final approval of grant assistance.