Individual Housing Subsidy
We all know that buying a home is a big investment, and one of the best financial decisions you can make. However it requires careful and long term planning. Getting your foot in the housing market is not easy.
Even though we cut down on the luxuries and other non-essentials, you can still run into challenges.
This is why the Western Cape Government is making housing subsidies available to low-income applicants who want to buy residential property for the first time.
NOTE: Please be advised that applications for Individual Subsidy are currently closed and will re-open again on 1 April 2022.
What you get
This subsidy can only be used once if your application is successful. The subsidy amount is up to R168 853.
You can use this subsidy to:
You qualify for this subsidy if:
Please note that priority will be given to applicants who are either 40 years or older or have special needs (e.g. disabled persons).
Applications and enquiries can be made directly at the Western Cape Department of Human Settlements.
021 483 6488/0611/8984/0623/2060
(Monday to Friday from 07:30 – 15:00)
Download application forms?
These facility categories:
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