Buying a Home in Wisconsin

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


City Websites in Wisconsin

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

City & Town Websites in Wisconsin


School Ratings & Info in Wisconsin

Wisconsin School “Report Cards”
School Report Cards

GreatSchools.org
School performance info at
GreatSchools.org for Wisconsin


Property Research & Inspection Tools for Wisconsin

Wisconsin Association of Home Inspectors
General info on the WI Association of Inspectors

Wisconsin Realtors Association Home Buyer Info
Resources to Learn about Mold

Info on Underground Storage Tanks

Resources about Water Quality & Testing


Home Loan & Down Payment Assistance in Wisconsin

US Dept of Housing & Urban Development
Wisconsin Homeownership Assistance

Wisconsin Housing & Economic Development Authority
Down Payment Assistance

Advantage First Time Buyer Program

Wisconsin Partnership for Affordable Housing
Downpayment Plus Program for low to moderate income households


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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