Housing

Types of Assistance
  • Down Payment and Closing Cost for first time homebuyers
  • Home Repair for current homeowners
  • Utility Connection assistance for homeowners
  • Homeowner Accessibility assistance
Customer Satisfaction Survey
If you have been a partner with us as an Applicant, we invite you to rate your satisfaction with our services by completing a customer satisfaction survey.

If you have been a partner with us as a Contractor, we invite you to rate your satisfaction with our services by completing a customer satisfaction survey.
 

Program Information

 

Fair Housing Coordinator & Information 
Fair Housing Public Service Announcement
Fair Housing Pamphlet

It is the policy of Sumter County, in keeping with the laws of the United States of America and the spirit of the Constitution of the State of Florida, to promote through fair, orderly and lawful procedure the opportunity for each person so desiring to obtain housing of such person's choice in this county, without regard to race, color, ancestry, national origin, religion, sex, marital status, familial status, handicap, or age, and, to that end, to prohibit discrimination in housing by any person. For more information on Fair Housing contact Denna Lafferty at 1-352-569-1515.

Mission
To provide safe, decent, and affordable housing for eligible residents of Sumter County through creative partnerships with public and private entities.

Housing Service will assist with meeting the housing needs of the elderly, extremely low, very low, low and moderate income households and with the preservation of affordable housing.