Afford Your Dream Home with a Down Payment Assistance (DPA) Program

A down payment assistance (DPA) program can help you get the home of your dreams at a price you can afford. In this article, we’ll discuss what you need to know about down payment assistance programs including: what they are, how to qualify, and what options exist to help you turn your dream of home ownership into a reality.

Use Your New Year’s Resolution to Achieve Your 2024 Homeownership Goals

As the calendar turns to 2024, new year’s resolutions move closer to the forefront of our thoughts and conversations. In fact, over 37% of U.S. Adults started 2023 with a goal or resolution they wanted to accomplish, according to a December 2022 YouGov study.

Make Your House Feel Like Home for the Holidays

You just closed on your dream home. Or your first home. Or the home that’s perfect for this chapter of your life. No matter which home you find yourself in, closing this close to the holidays can feel extra stressful. But we have some tips...

How To Make Sure Your Home Is Prepared for Winter

We’re already into cold weather season, but it’s never too late to ensure that your house is protected in winter temperatures. We’ve pulled together some helpful tips to help you prepare for freezes, snowstorms, or other adverse conditions.

First-Time Homebuyer’s Steps to Success

Buying a home is no small task. In fact, it’s one of the biggest endeavors many folks will take on. Throw in the fact that you’re a first-time homebuyer, and it can feel daunting. But fear not. If you’re prepared and know what to expect, you can avoid a lot of stress and confusion.

5 Tips for Homeownership in a Challenging Market

June is National Homeownership Month and we’re joining the nation in recognizing the importance housing plays in the lives of our community members.