First Time Home Buyer Program


The City of Moorpark holds periodic workshops to identify buyers (in various income levels) for the First Time Home Buyer Affordable Housing Program. 
There are currently two homes designated for Moderate Income buyers available for purchase through the program. (See income eligibility limits below.)

Informational workshops are scheduled for Tuesday, October 2 and Thursday, October 4, 2018. Program applications will be distributed to moderate income buyers at the workshop. 


Please see additional program information below. 

General Requirements of the Program

Applicants must attend a mandatory workshop and must not have owned a home, mobile home, townhouse, condominium, or been on title for any property (such as being a co-signer) for the last seven (7) years. Applicant must have good credit. Preference is given to Moorpark residents. Pre-screening applications will be given to participants at the end of each workshop. The pre-screening application will determine if a buyer is eligible to participate in the next lottery. Income limits and deed restrictions will apply. A $100 non-refundable application fee is required.

Income Eligibility Limits

Listed below are the 2018 income eligibility limits for moderate, low, and very low income families:



Number in Household

Moderate Income

Low Income

Very Low Income

1 person

$56,801 - $80,650

$35,501 - $56,800

$21,301 - $35,500

2 persons

$64,901 - $92,150

$40,601 - $64,900

$24,351 - $40,600

3 persons

$73,001 - $103,700

$45,651 - $73,000

$27,401 - $45,650

4 persons

$81,101 - $115,200

$50,701 - $81,100

$30,401 - $50,700

5 persons

$87,601 - $124,400

$54,801 - $87,600

$32,851 - $54,800


Additional Information 

 If you would like to be added to our list of interested parties and be notified of future workshops by email, please email Housing (click here), with your name and telephone number. Notifications are made by email ONLY.