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How Homebuyer Assistance Works

How Homebuyer Assistance Works

Show Notes

Homebuyer assistance programs, for the purposes of this discussion are defined as money available for the purchase of a home by a State, County, or City or FDIC insured depository bank through the Community Reinvestment Act.

are available help low to moderate income homebuyers by lending, or granting money that can be used for down payment and closing costs.

In this episode, Josh and Scott dig deep into the advantages, disadvantages, and alternatives if a homebuyer assistance program is not the best option for you.

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Scott Schang

A 20+ year veteran of the Mortgage and Real Estate industry, I am passionate about educating and empowering consumers. I have been writing about consumer protection issues and making sense of complicated real estate and mortgage topics on this website since 2007

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