Buying a Home in Texas

Welcome to the Texas Resource Center. Whether you are new to Texas, or a native, we have plenty of resources to help you get educated about buying or financing a home.


City Websites in Texas

You’ll find countless helpful resources and contact information for your questions at the local level.

City Websites in Texas


Texas School Ratings & Info

Texas Dept of Education
for information on schools and school “report cards.”
Texas School Report Cards

Texas Great Schools
Greatschools.org for Texas


Property Research & Inspection Tools in Texas

Texas Association of Real Estate Inspectors
Frequently Asked Questions


Home Loan & Down Payment Assistance in Texas

US Dept of Housing & Urban Development: Texas Homeownership Assistance
HUD: Texas Homebuyer Assistance Programs

Texas Department of Housing and Community Development
Texas First time home buyer program

Texas Mortgage Credit Program


Good Neighbor Next Door Program

Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Program that offers Police Officers, Fire Fighters, Emergency Medical Technicians, and Pre-K thru 12th Grade Teachers a 50% discount off the list prices of homes.

HUD Good Neighbor Next Door Program


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