Home Buyers & Renters
Home BuyersPinellas County Resources
Visit the Pinellas County Housing Finance Authority (HFA) to access resources for ALL Pinellas County School employees whether you are new to the area, have been here for a number of years, wish to purchase a home or refinance your current one or wish to rent an apartment.
First Time Home Buyer?
Help is available, in English and Spanish, to first time home buyers who use HFA's Home Key Mortgage Programs purchase a home. Visit the Pinellas County Housing Finance Authority (HFA). Access the Pinellas County First Time Home Buyers Inquiry Form.
Not a First Time Home Buyer?
Through the Target Area Loans, HFA offers higher income limits and purchase price limits for homebuyers who purchase a home in one of the HFA target areas.
City of St. Petersburg Resources
First Time Home Buyer?
The Purchase Assistance Program provides interest-free loans to first‑time homebuyers of new or existing single-family homes in St. Pete. The loan can help you with the down payment on your first home. Eligibility requirements apply. Learn more at www.stpete.org/PurchaseAssistance.
Homeowner who needs repairs?
The Housing Rehabilitation Assistance Program provides funding for St. Pete residents who need home repairs for code compliance, safety or accessibility. Depending on needs and eligibility, funding is available through Home Repair Loans or Barrier Free Loans and Grants. Learn more at www.stpete.org/HomeRepair.Rental PropertiesHFA Assists the Rental Housing CommunityHome ownership is not for everyone. Whether by circumstance or by choice, many residents continue to need or want rental housing. Pinellas County is fortunate to have so many fine examples of economically, socially, and racially diverse communities. These attractive and well maintained communitites continue to thrive. Without exception, they are assets to their respective neighborhoods. Please go to the HFA website as there are properties throughout the county. Pinellas County Housing Finance AuthorityApartment Rental DiscountsEach location may offer a different promotion such as no/reduced security deposit, discount on monthly rent, free first month, etc. Contact each one directly for offer details.The Courtney at Bay Pines4652 Miramar Drive, St. Petersburg FL 33708 http://thecourtneyatbaypines.com/ (727) 873-3887Provenza at St. Pete540 North Trinity Lane, St. Petersburg FL 33716 https://www.provenzaatstpete.com/ (727) 325-6489The Sands at Clearwater2168 Druid Road, Clearwater FL 33764 www.bellapartmentliving.com/the sands at clearwater (855) 562-7021Lakes of Palm Harbor3975 Country Pl Lane, Palm Harbor FL 34684 (727) 308-2934The Alexander at Countryside Luxury Apartments2524 Alexander Place, Clearwater, FL 33763 http://www.alexanderatcountryside.com/ (727) 314-870050% discount on Application Fee and 50% off Administration FeeSugar Mill Creek Apartments8500 Belcher Road, Pinellas Park, FL 33781 https://www.sugarmillcreekapts.com/ (727) 546-058850% discount on Application Fee, Deposit Fee and Administration Fee$150 Gift Card to Publix after move in dateResProp ManagementWaived Application and Administrative Fees