Monthly Archives: November 2015

Neighborhood Housing Services Looks Back At 10 Years Of Helping Ohio Homebuyers

Neighborhood Housing Services of Cleveland, Ohio (NHSGC), is one of the oldest Neighborhood Housing Services programs in the country. The executive director, Lou Tisler, has been with the NHSGC for 10 years now, and in an interview just declared that … Continue reading

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Ohio Bank Launches New Program To Help Low Income Homebuyers

A new program has just been launched by an Ohio bank, and it’s not just for Ohio first time home buyers. This program is exclusively for low-income homebuyers, whether they be first-timers or not. The Columbus Dispatch reports: Fifth Third … Continue reading

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Wells Fargo Now Offering Up To $15,000 Down Payment Help To Michigan Homebuyers

Michigan first time home buyers can now tap into a new down payment assistance program offered by Wells Fargo that can provide them up to $15,000 in the form of a down payment grant. The program is called the “Home … Continue reading

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Maryland Homebuyer Program Gets New Infusion Of Funds

Maryland first time home buyers who have more than $25,000 in student debt can breathe a big sigh of relief as a program designed specifically for them has just had a new infusion of funding after running out in only … Continue reading

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New Program In Indiana Provides Up To $15,000 Down Payment Assistance

Maria Wright is one happy Indiana first time home buyer. She’s got a lot to smile about, now that she has tapped into a program offered by Wells Fargo that is providing her with $15,000 in down payment assistance to … Continue reading

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5 Wisconsin Organizations Receive Awards For Promoting Home Ownership

Wisconsin first time home buyers have benefited from various grants, programs, awards and other forms of help provided by a handful or organizations within the state. Five of those organizations have recently been presented an award for their contribution towards … Continue reading

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Rhode Island Governor Introduces $7,000 Down Payment Grant

As of September 8, 2015, a certain segment of Rhode Island first time home buyers can get a down payment grant of up to $7,000. RI Governor Gina Raimondo and Rhode Island Housing have joined forces to attract young professionals … Continue reading

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Up To $5,000 Grants For Florida 1st Time Buyers

Florida first time home buyers can tap into the 2015 Matching Grant Program and receive $4 for every $1 they contribute towards their down payment, up to the maximum of $5,000. Unlike some other programs in which the assistance comes … Continue reading

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10 Families In Arkansas To Get Help Purchasing Their First Home

Ten lucky Arkansas first time home buyers will be the beneficiaries of a $70,000 Affordable Housing Program (AHP) grant from the Federal Home Loan Bank of Dallas (FHLB Dallas) and Bank of the Ozarks. The money was awarded to the … Continue reading

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Mississippi Couple Purchases 1st Home With Grant Assistance

Mississippi first time home buyers should follow in the footsteps of Lora and Michael Gallion of Greenwood, Mississippi. Living on a very low income, they thought purchasing a home was something they’d never be able to afford. However, with assistance … Continue reading

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CHFA Introduces New Mortgage Assistance Program

There’s some good news for California first time home buyers. The California Housing Finance Agency has just launched a new program to help 1st time purchasers overcome the hurdles of coming up with the down payment and closing costs. Businesswire … Continue reading

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