Through our Mutual Self-Help Housing Program and our Down Payment Assistance Programs, Mercy Housing California offers people the opportunities to own their own home. Mercy Housing California’s Self-Help Housing Program enables low-income families to own an affordable home built with their own hands. More than 2,900 families have built their own homes, making Mercy Housing California the second largest producer of self-help housing Read More »
Home Ownership Programs for Single Moms
Have you ever dreamed of owning your own home?
Now I know you ALL answered yes to that one! Well guess what, it might be easier that you thought. There are loans out there to help with the purchase for low-income families and assistance for applying for grants.
Going through a foreclosure, we have resources for that too. The Homebuyer Tax Credit HFA Loan Programs are available to help buyers that need down payment and closing cost assistance when purchasing a home with the tax credit. These HFAs are offering special short-term second loans to qualified buyers, for little or no interest and may be repaid with the homebuyer tax credit refund.
Home ownership is a dream that isn’t as hard to reach as we sometimes may think. Take a look around, you just might find what you didn’t even know you were looking for.
Resources are available to help save your home if you are facing foreclosure. Contact your mortgage lender to discuss your circumstances as soon as you realize that you’re unable to keep up with your mortgage payments. Illinois Foreclosure Prevention Network (IFPN) The Illinois Foreclosure Prevention Network brings together the services of state agencies and non-profit organizations to help connect struggling Read More »
Prospective home buyers who want a successful transaction would be well served not to take shortcuts. There is an established process for home purchase, and there’s a reason it is so commonly used. Each of these steps play a part in allowing a family to move into their home feeling confident that there will be no problems down the road. Read More »
Thinking about buying a home? The home buying process can seem complicated, but if you take things step-by-step, you will soon be holding the keys to your own home! Home economics, own your future. Read and understand the find print (.pdf file) Shop for a loan, looking for the best mortgage (.pdf file) Read and learn about interest rates Shop Read More »
Faithful Home Services (FHS) was established to give economically disadvantaged families access to resources which are necessary for maintaining a safe and healthy home environment; the kind of things which many of us take for granted as part of everyday life. It is their mission to locate homeowners who do not possess the finances or the technical expertise to otherwise Read More »
Mississippi’s Home Saver program The Mississippi Home Corporation received federal government Hardest Hit funds to create Home Saver. The primary goal of Mississippi’s program is to help homeowners who have had a reduction in wage or salary income from a job loss or underemployment to retain their homes while they seek reemployment. A second goal is to support individuals who Read More »
Single Family Housing Loans and Grants Single Family Housing Programs provide home ownership opportunities to low- and moderate-income rural Americans through several loan, grant, and loan guarantee programs. The programs also make funding available to individuals to finance vital improvements necessary to make their homes decent, safe, and sanitary. The programs below are designed to support this mission. Rural Housing Read More »