Homebuyer Assistance Program

The HOME Program is funded by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), and administered by the City of Gastonia Community Development Division.  HOME funds have been designated to provide eligible participants with the following benefits:
     • Down Payment and Closing Cost Assistance
     • Homebuyer Education
     • Credit and Budget Review
     • Homeownership Opportunities
Clients must be residents of Gaston County and be income qualified.  For more information see the links below or contact the Community Development Division to make an appointment.
New!Homebuyer Education Courses are back!
If you are under contract, there may be space available. Call (704) 854-6602.
Please note:  Class admittance is limited to one person per individual class registration. 
Registion for the January 20, 2024 class link will be available December 15th
Unable to make this class?  Save the date for the upcoming Homebuyer Education Courses!
  • Saturday, February 9, 2024
Offices for Housing and Community Engagement are located in the Garland Municipal Business Center at 150 S. York Street on the second floor.
Contact Information:
Garland Municipal Business Center
150 S. York Street, Gastonia, NC  28052
(PO Box 1748, Gastonia, NC  28053-1748)
704-854-6602  (office - Primary Number)
704-866-6753  (office - Secondary Number)
704-866-6067 (fax)


Gastonia, N.C., just minutes west of Charlotte, is one of the area’s best places to live and work with an ideal combination of location, size and livability. Gastonia is the largest of Gaston County’s 13 municipalities and one of the largest cities in the Charlotte metropolitan area. Selected as an All-America City three times, Gastonia’s desirable quality of life is the result of its beautiful natural surroundings, friendly neighborhoods, responsive government and vibrant business environment.


✆ 704-866-6714

⟟ 181 S. South Street
Gastonia, NC 28052