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Texas Couple Describe How $15,000 Down Payment Grant Made Home Buying Possible

Joshua and Emily Robbins had their lives changed by a $15,000 down payment grant provided by the NeighborhoodLIFT program, which has received $6 million from Wells Fargo to help Texas first time home buyers enter the world of property ownership. … Continue reading

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Oregon Housing and Community Services Has Two Programs For First Time Buyers

Oregon Housing and Community Services (OHCS) has just announced that it’s Oregon Bond program currently has financial aid available to help first-time home buyers get a mortgage loan at below market interest rates. “For many members of our community, homeownership … Continue reading

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Learning About Down Payment Assistance Programs Is The First Step to Home Ownership

We recently reported that 70% of American adults are completely unaware that down payment assistance programs even exist. That’s a shame. For the majority of first time home owners, coming up with the down payment is the biggest hurdle. So … Continue reading

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Oklahoma County Home Finance Authority Tops $75 Million In Home Buyer Aid Provided

Oklahoma first time home buyers certainly have reason to celebrate: The Oklahoma County Home Finance Authority’s Turnkey Mortgage Origination program just surpassed the $75 million assistance mark, helping more than 630 families achieve their dream of home ownership throughout Oklahoma … Continue reading

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7 Reasons Now Is A Great Time For 1st Time Home Buyers To Make Their Purchase

Seasons and cycles exist nearly everywhere you look in nature. When it comes to real estate sometimes those conditions work in your favor, and sometimes they don’t. The pendulum swings back-and-forth from a “seller’s market” to a “buyer’s market.” Right … Continue reading

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