Official website for the City of Aurora, Illinois. Mayor Robert J. O'Connor

Illinois Assist Program

Illinois AssistWhat is it?

This program, which can be used with a variety of home loan products, offers down payment and closing cost assistance of up to 3% of the home loan amount to eligible first time buyers. To use this program, please contact one of the following people:

David Kassprisin
Wintrust Mortgage
(312) 462-7700
(312) 208-4648


Tom Meneses
Standard Bank
(708) 499-2062
(708) 297-1055

Additional lenders are available. Please also see

Our Successes with this program:

For the first time since the economic downturn, applications are being taken for this program and a lender base is being established again.

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