Manitoba Tipi Mitawa Home Ownership Program

August 5, 2020

Treaty One Territory, Manitoba


Manitoba Tipi Mitawa is a Manitoban First Nations, first-time homebuyers’ program created through a partnership between The Manitoba Real Estate Association and the Assembly of Manitoba Chiefs.

To qualify you must meet the following criteria:

  • Have dependents* living in your household
  • Be a first-time home buyer
  • Be a member of a Manitoba First Nation
  • Agree to a voluntary credit report
  • Be continuously employed full time for the past two years
  • Have a minimum household annual income (excluding social assistance) of $35,000 to a maximum household annual income of $84,600
  • Attend financial literacy, home maintenance, and home purchase orientation sessions (approximately 40 hours)
  • Be willing to purchase a home (minimum two bedroom) within Winnipeg or Brandon city Limits, or other major urban centres provided the applicant attends all educational courses
  • Agree to use a registered member firm of the Canadian Association of Home and Property Inspectors (CAHPI) for the mandatory home inspection
  • Be willing to participate in a public relations program for Manitoba Tipi Mitawa
  • Have a minimum of $5,000 for deposit
  • In addition to the requirements above, selection is also based on creditworthiness (income, credit score, credit history, debt ratio, etc.).

*A person under the age of 22, or a person under the age of 26 who is registered in full-time study, or a person of any age who is recognized as a dependent of someone in the household for income tax purposes


Please contact: or 204.772.0405 for more information or to apply.


Manitoba Tipi Mitawa Brochure (October 2022)