HOME+PLUS


& Program Management

HOME+PLUS

Contact Information
& Program Management

Home Plus - Arizona - Couple - New Home Owners

Contact HOME+PLUS

HOME+PLUS Home Buyer Down Payment Assistance Program is a program offered to home buyers. This program is offered to all buyers that qualify, including first time home buyers.
To find out more about how the HOME+PLUS program can benefit you, we ask that you reach out to your lender or find a HOME+PLUS participating lender on ourFind A Lender page. 
If you feel that your HOME+PLUS lender is not answering all of your questions to your satisfaction, please contact another lender from our Find A Lenderpage or reach out to us directly via email.
If contacting us directly via email, please include:
  • Your Name, phone number, email address, current city and city you are looking to locate to
  • Lender agent name (person or persons you have spoken with)
  • Lender institution (company) name
  • Lender contact information: phone and address
  • Details about your issue, question, or other reason for contact
  • This information will help us better assist you in answering your questions or resolving your issues / concerns.
HomePlus - Arizona - Home Buyer Down Payment Program

Contact HOME+PLUS

HOME+PLUS Home Buyer Down Payment Assistance Program is a program offered to home buyers. This program is offered to all buyers that qualify, including first time home buyers.
To find out more about how the HOME+PLUS program can benefit you, we ask that you reach out to your lender or find a HOME+PLUS participating lender on ourFind A Lender page. 
If you feel that your HOME+PLUS lender is not answering all of your questions to your satisfaction, please contact another lender from our Find A Lenderpage or reach out to us directly via email.
If contacting us directly via email, please include:
  • Your Name, phone number, email address, current city and city you are looking to locate to
  • Lender agent name (person or persons you have spoken with)
  • Lender institution (company) name
  • Lender contact information: phone and address
  • Details about your issue, question, or other reason for contact
  • This information will help us better assist you in answering your questions or resolving your issues / concerns.
Contact
HOME+PLUS
HOME+PLUS Home Buyer Down Payment Assistance Program is a program offered to home buyers. This program is offered to all buyers that qualify, including first time home buyers.
To find out more about how the HOME+PLUS program can benefit you, we ask that you reach out to your lender or find a HOME+PLUS participating lender on ourFind A Lender page. 
If you feel that your HOME+PLUS lender is not answering all of your questions to your satisfaction, please contact another lender from our Find A Lenderpage or reach out to us directly via email.
If contacting us directly via email, please include:
  • Your Name, phone number, email address, current city and city you are looking to locate to
  • Lender agent name (person or persons you have spoken with)
  • Lender institution (company) name
  • Lender contact information: phone and address
  • Details about your issue, question, or other reason for contact
  • This information will help us better assist you in answering your questions or resolving your issues / concerns.
HomePlus - Arizona - Home Buyer Down Payment Program

HOME+PLUS Program Management

Dirk Swift - Home Plus Director and Executive Director of the Arizona Finance Authority
Home Plus Arizona - Home Buyer Down Payment Assistance
The HOME+PLUS program is administered by the Arizona Industrial Development Authority (AzIDA), a nonprofit corporation and political subdivision of the Arizona Finance Authority and the State of Arizona. 
Dirk Swift is the Executive Director of Arizona Finance Authority (AFA), since his appointment by Governor Ducey on August 22, 2018. The Arizona Finance Authority is a one-stop shop for financing; supporting expanding and relocating businesses, communities infrastructure needs, and home ownership initiates.  In addition to his current role, since June 2014 Dirk is has been the Program Administrator for the HOME+PLUS down payment assistance program. Under his leadership, the HOME+PLUS program has expanded from assisting fewer than 30 new homebuyers a month to now providing down payment and closing cost assistance to over 500 new homebuyers a month.  Prior to accepting the Program Administrator assignment, Dirk spent four years with the Arizona Department of Housing’s Hard-Hit Fund (Foreclosure Prevention) Program.
Before entering State service, Dirk spent over 25 years in the private-sector as a mortgage banking professional.  He has supervising mortgage lending professionals in both centralized and decentralized settings, serving retail, wholesale and portfolio-acquisition business channels. This direct and impactful experience in all facets and functions related to residential mortgage lending transfers well to his current role. With extensive knowledge and experience in mortgage banking, he brings a pragmatic approach to the challenges of his position.
He received his M.B.A. from Keller Graduate School of Management and his Bachelor’s Degree from Western Illinois University.  Dirk has been a resident of Arizona since 1985. 

HOME+PLUS Program Management

The HOME+PLUS program is administered by the Arizona Industrial Development Authority (AzIDA), a nonprofit corporation and political subdivision of the Arizona Finance Authority and the State of Arizona.
Dirk Swift is the Executive Director of Arizona Finance Authority (AFA), since his appointment by Governor Ducey on August 22, 2018. The Arizona Finance Authority is a one-stop shop for financing; supporting expanding and relocating businesses, communities infrastructure needs, and home ownership initiates.  In addition to his current role, since June 2014 Dirk is has been the Program Administrator for the HOME+PLUS down payment assistance program. Under his leadership, the HOME+PLUS program has expanded from assisting fewer than 30 new homebuyers a month to now providing down payment and closing cost assistance to over 500 new homebuyers a month.   Prior to accepting the Program Administrator assignment, Dirk spent four years with the Arizona Department of Housing’s Hard-Hit Fund (Foreclosure Prevention) Program.
Before entering State service, Dirk spent over 25 years in the private-sector as a mortgage banking professional.  He has supervising mortgage lending professionals in both centralized and decentralized settings, serving retail, wholesale and portfolio-acquisition business channels. This direct and impactful experience in all facets and functions related to residential mortgage lending transfers well to his current role. With extensive knowledge and experience in mortgage banking, he brings a pragmatic approach to the challenges of his position.
He received his M.B.A. from Keller Graduate School of Management and his Bachelor’s Degree from Western Illinois University.  Dirk has been a resident of Arizona since 1985.
Dirk Swift - Home Plus Director and Executive Director of the Arizona Finance Authority


HOME+PLUS

Program Management

The HOME+PLUS program is administered by the Arizona Industrial Development Authority (AzIDA), a nonprofit corporation and political subdivision of the Arizona Finance Authority and the State of Arizona. 
Dirk Swift is the Executive Director of Arizona Finance Authority (AFA), since his appointment by Governor Ducey on August 22, 2018. The Arizona Finance Authority is a one-stop shop for financing; supporting expanding and relocating businesses, communities infrastructure needs, and home ownership initiates.  In addition to his current role, since June 2014 Dirk is has been the Program Administrator for the HOME+PLUS down payment assistance program. Under his leadership, the HOME+PLUS program has expanded from assisting fewer than 30 new homebuyers a month to now providing down payment and closing cost assistance to over 500 new homebuyers a month.  Prior to accepting the Program Administrator assignment, Dirk spent four years with the Arizona Department of Housing’s Hard-Hit Fund (Foreclosure Prevention) Program.
Before entering State service, Dirk spent over 25 years in the private-sector as a mortgage banking professional.  He has supervising mortgage lending professionals in both centralized and decentralized settings, serving retail, wholesale and portfolio-acquisition business channels. This direct and impactful experience in all facets and functions related to residential mortgage lending transfers well to his current role. With extensive knowledge and experience in mortgage banking, he brings a pragmatic approach to the challenges of his position.
He received his M.B.A. from Keller Graduate School of Management and his Bachelor’s Degree from Western Illinois University.  Dirk has been a resident of Arizona since 1985. 
Dirk Swift - Home Plus Director and Executive Director of the Arizona Finance Authority

E-MAIL ADDRESS

dirk.swift@azhousing.gov
we will do our best to get
back with you in 24 hours
Hours: Mon-Fri 9:00am-5:00pm

POSTAL ADDRESS

HOME+PLUS 
Attn: AZIDA / Dirk Swift
8601 N Scottsdale Rd
#300
Scottsdale, AZ 85253
this is not a public office. please contact your lender for program information, or email us directly at the email listed here

TELEPHONE

602-584-PLUS (7587)
we will do our best to get
back with you in 24 hours
Hours: Mon-Fri 9:00am-5:00pm

E-MAIL ADDRESS

dirk.swift@azhousing.gov
we will do our best to get
back with you in 24 hours
Hours: Mon-Fri 9:00am-5:00pm

POSTAL ADDRESS

HOME+PLUS 
Attn: AZIDA / Dirk Swift
8601 N Scottsdale Rd
#300
Scottsdale, AZ 85253
this is not a public office. please contact your lender
for program information, or email us directly at the email listed here

TELEPHONE

602-584-PLUS (7587)
we will do our best to get
back with you in 24 hours
Hours: Mon-Fri 9:00am-5:00pm
Home Plus - Arizona - Couple - New Home Owners

Program Information

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Home Buyer Resources

To help you better prepare for buying your new home, HOME+PLUS has put together a list of resources and information from local, state, and national organizations.

Frequently Asked Questions

We have put together a list of questions and answers to help you better understand the HOME+PLUS home buyer down payment assistance program.