Community Development Corporation of Brownsville
901 E. Levee St. Brownsville, TX 78520
(956) 541-4955

frequently asked questions

Do I need to have perfect credit?
No. Don’t worry about bad credit! Our team of counselors are trained and certified by HUD. They can work with you until you become “homebuyer-ready.”

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I have disability, can you help me?
Yes, we can work with you. However, disability is not considered in approving you for down-payment assistance.

Who can apply?
US Citizens and legal residents, 18 years or older

My comadre said she didn’t qualify. Can I qualify to your programs?
Every family and individual have a unique situation. We encourage everyone to apply to find out what they qualify for.

Which documents should I take to homebuyer fairs?
We have homebuyer fairs to accommodate walk-ins from people who can’t visit with a counselor during weekdays. You should bring:
   Valid photo ID
   Social Security Card
   Last 2 pay stubs
   Last year’s tax return

How do I apply?
It’s simple!
1) Call 956-541-4955 to make an appointment, or
2) Complete the online application ( and gather the documents mentioned.
3) Once called, come to the appointment with the counselor and bring your documents.