Purchase Advantage powered by CAFA is a unique program to jump-start Louisiana homeownership through the benefit of a non-repayable homebuyers grant of up to 4% of the original mortgage amount to eligible homebuyer families in eligible parishes. The non-repayable grant is provided by Capital Area Finance Authority (CAFA).


Eligible in 28 authorized Louisiana parishes

Income limits to determine eligibility vary by parish and scenario, sometimes resulting in no income limits

Eligible for primary residence only

Eligible for first time homebuyer or repeat buyer

Benefits of Purchase Advantage

Non-repayable homebuyers grant up to 4% of the original mortgage amount

Options to use grant towards down payment, closing costs, etc.

30 year Fixed Rate

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Purchase Advantage Eligible Louisiana Parishes

Acadia, Allen, Ascension, Assumption, Beauregard, Calcasieu, Cameron, East Baton Rouge, Evangeline, Franklin, Iberia, Iberville, Jefferson, Jefferson Davis, Lafayette, Lafourche, Livingston, Ouachita, Point Coupee, St. Bernard, St. Helena, St. Landry, St. Martin, St. Tammany, Tangipahoa, Terrebonne, West Baton Rouge, and West Feliciana.


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