Thinking Outside the Box–Cities Utilizing Unique Spaces for Affordable Housing Projects

Developers across the U.S. are renovating deserted buildings to provide additional affordable housing.

April 28, 2021

How Can TikTok Help You in Your Home Search?

Homebuyers are using TikTok to tour homes and gain real estate related advice and education.

April 28, 2021

Record Low Mortgage Rates Make Northeast Wisconsin’s Housing Market Heat Up

Low mortgage rates and an affordable housing market pushes Northeast Wisconsin’s housing market to flourish

April 21, 2021

U.S. Metropolises Combat Discrimination Within the Housing Industry

The Fair Housing Act has protected many citizens over the years, but there is no question that updates need to be made today, over 50 years later.

April 21, 2021

The FHA Gives DACA Recipients Equal Access to Home Loans

Under this new policy, Dreamers who are eligible to work in the U.S. can obtain an FHA loan by meeting standard loan requirements and providing a few additional documents beyond what’s required for U.S. citizens.

April 19, 2021

Millennials still believe in the “American Dream” – even if they don’t call it that

Millennials who are struggling to buy homes in the current marketplace, still strive for the American Dream — they just don’t call it that.

April 16, 2021

Dealing with the most common first-time homebuyer anxieties

Anxiety is quite common among first-time homebuyers, and can be overpowering enough for the buyer to give up on the idea altogether.

April 16, 2021

Student Loan Relief Program Helps Young Homebuyers in Illinois

Historically low mortgage rates are making homeownership more affordable for homebuyers at all stages of life. But for nearly 45 million Americans, student loans are standing in the way of their homeownership dreams.

April 13, 2021

The traditional look of first-time homebuyers is changing

In 2020, the average age of a homebuyer was 47 years old. This is a number that has been climbing higher and higher in the past 30 years.

April 13, 2021

What Homebuyers Need to Know About New Jersey’s Housing Market Boom

Across New Jersey, homes are hitting the market on Monday and selling for tens of thousands of dollars over asking price by the weekend.

April 12, 2021

Fort Hood Habitat For Humanity Helping Texas Homeowners

The Affordable Housing Program has worked with the Federal Home Loan Bank of Dallas to help thousands of homeowners repair their homes.

April 12, 2021

How to Prepare For a Home Inspection When You’re Selling or Buying Your Home

You can make sure your home inspection process goes smoothly with a little pre-planning and preparation no matter which side of the deal you’re on.

April 10, 2021

How Michigan is Fixing its Low Inventory Issue

A Michigan developer has presented an idea that would use Tax Increment Financing to confront the ongoing moderate-priced housing inventory issue.

April 6, 2021

What Does Connecticut’s Proposed Mansion Tax Mean for Homeowners?

Conn. Sen. Martin Looney has backed a proposed property tax reform bill that would help to address the property tax burden for low and middle-income owners in the state.

April 6, 2021

Experiencing Discrimination During a Home Purchase? Here’s What to Do.

There are over four million incidents of housing discrimination every year. How to proceed if you are one of the homeowners who’s experienced this.

April 5, 2021

How Fair Housing Practices Feed the Economy

“When housing markets are fair, individuals have access to better economic opportunity and the ability to build more wealth.”

April 5, 2021