Menifee Housing Programs

First Time Buyers

The City of Menifee does not presently have any First-Time Homebuyer funding programs available. For additional information on First-Time Homebuyer programs administered by the County of Riverside, please visit the Riverside County Economic Development Department Housing page.

The city contracts with the Fair Housing Council of Riverside County, Inc for fair housing services available to residents of the City of Menifee. As part of the services provided, Fair Housing Council of Riverside County, Inc hosts First Time Homebuyer Workshops throughout the year. For additional information on the workshop(s) please feel free to contact Fair Housing Council of Riverside County, Inc at 951-682-6581 or 800-655-1812.

Mortgage Credit Certificate Program

Starting August 2014, the City of Menifee participates as part of the Riverside County Mortgage Credit Certificate Program (MCC) which entitles qualified home buyers to reduce the amount of their federal income tax liability by an amount equal to a portion of the interest paid during the year on a home mortgage.

For additional information and to participate in the county’s MCC program, please contact the county at:
Riverside County Economic Development Agency Housing Division
5555 Arlington Ave.
Riverside, CA 92504

Ph: 951-343-5469
Fx: 951-343-4852

Home Rehabilitation Programs

The City of Menifee offers 1-time grants (Minor Home Rehabilitation Grant Program) of up to $10,000 to eligible senior citizens, permanently disabled persons, or permanently disabled persons from the immediate family of the applicant residing full time in the residence, for eligible home repairs. No repayment is required. Additionally, income eligibility requirements apply (annual gross income cannot exceed 50% of County of Riverside Median income).

For additional questions or information on the Minor Home Rehabilitation Grant Program, please contact Edna Lebron, by phone at 951-672-6777 or email.