The Office of Grant Development & Administration (OGDA) works closely with the State of Maryland Department of Housing and Community Development (DHCD). The Office collaborates with DHCD on important programs such as:
The Maryland Mortgage Program: The Maryland Mortgage Program (MMP) provides help in the form of Down Payment Assistance. Learn more about the Maryland Mortgage Program
The Maryland HomeCredit Program: A Maryland HomeCredit can save a homebuyer tens of thousands of dollars over the life of a home loan and makes owning a home more affordable. Read more details on this program.
The Maryland Homebuyer Education Program: There are a lot of things that you can do to get ready for purchasing a home, but the one that will make the biggest difference is educating yourself. The Maryland Mortgage Program provides borrowers with an opportunity to complete a class designed to prepare them for the process of purchasing a home in Maryland. See more information on this homebuyers program.
MDHOPE Program (DHCD Foreclosure Assistance): Through MD DHCD there is Help For Homeowners. The Help For Homeowners website contains vital information, various website links, and resources for homeowners about how to prevent foreclosure. Learn about counseling services available, foreclosure mediation, and how to avoid fraud.