Buying a Home in Washington

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


City Websites in Washington State

Websites for cities & towns in the State of Washington
City Websites in Washington


Washington School Info & Ratings

Washington State School “Report Cards”
Washington Schools Report Cards

School performance info for Washington State
GreatSchools.org for Washington


Washington Property Research & Inspection Tools

Homeowners Resources

Resources to educate you about toxic substances such as Asbestos, Radon, Underground Oil Tanks, etc.
Resource pages for toxic substance info

Virtual Home Inspection Tour

The American Society of Home Inspectors put together this insightful virtual tour about home inspections.
Virtual Home Inspection


Washington Grants & Homeownership Assistance

US Dept of Housing & Urban Development: Washington Homeownership Assistance
HUD: Washington Homeownership Assistance

Washington State Housing Finance Commission:
Homeownership Programs
Washington Homeownership Programs
Down Payment Assistance Programs
Washington Down Payment Assistance Programs

Washington State Homeownership Assistance by County
Homeownership Assistance by County

Homesight Washington Homeownership Programs

Home buying assistance for first-time home buyers with a low interest loan.

Homesight Purchase Assistance


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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