$5,000 Grants for Home Buyers

Available for down payment or closing cost assistance


Great new for home buyers! Cedar Rapids Bank & Trust has partnered with the Federal Home Loan Bank Des Moines to offer $5,000 Home$tart® grants to be used for down payment or closing costs to qualified home buyers!

The CRBT Home$tart® grants are:*

  • $5,000 each, with a total of 50 grants ($250,000) available.
  • Awarded on a first come first-served basis.
  • NOT restricted to first-time home buyers.
  • Eligible for use on fixed rate and adjustable rate mortgage (ARM) products.
  • Provided on a reimbursement basis after home purchase.

* Grants available through December 31, 2018. Do not need to be a CRBT client. Household income must meet qualifications. Grant approval by FHLB. Member FDIC | Equal Housing Lender