The Mobile County Commission has begun the Down Payment Assistance Program (DPA) and funds are available to provide financial assistance (up to $10,000.00) to qualified homebuyers. For many years, the Mobile County DPA Program has assisted several hundred individuals and families realize the dream of homeownership. I am sure, you are aware that there are many potential homebuyers in the community who deserve of the opportunity to become a homeowner however, it will take a collaborative effort of many entities from start to finish to make this happen. The history of the MOWA Choctaw Housing Authority providing various forms of decent, safe and sanitary housing to citizens in the community is well documented. The Mobile County DPA Program could be a valuable tool for first-time homebuyers or for homebuyers transitioning from subsidized housing to homeownership by providing financial assistance to potential homeowners who meet the requirements of the program. Below is attached links to the letter sent to the MOWA Choctaw Housing Authority & a handout with more information about the program.