Homeownership Applications

Below Market Rate (BMR) Homeownership Application

Use this BMR homeownership application to apply for any mixed-income listings. Instructions about where to submit your application is in each listing.

  • Before the lottery: 

    BMR Ownership Lottery Application

    COVID-19 update: paper applications are not currently being accepted due to COVID-19.
    You may view listings and apply online by visiting the DAHLIA SF Housing Portal.

  • After the lottery

    PDF icon BMR Ownership Supplemental Application

    Tip: Save the PDF to your own computer before filling out!


First come first serve application

PDF icon BMR Ownership (First Come First Serve) Application Form

Downpayment Assistance Loan Program (DALP) Application

Use this DALP full application to apply for a down payment assistance loan on a market-rate property.

DALP Full Application

PDF icon DALP Full Application Form

Note: Do not use this form to apply for a down payment assistance loan on a BMR unit. 


To apply for any homeownership listing, you must also:

  1. Complete homebuyer education
  2. Get a mortgage loan pre-approval letter from an approved lender
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