How Some States Are Helping First-Time Homebuyers

By Ann Carrns, The New York Times

This article was originally published in The New York Times. You can read the full article here.

December 8, 2017

Efforts to help potential first-time home buyers save for down payments using special tax-favored accounts have been gaining traction in state legislatures. Three states passed legislation this year authorizing the accounts: Iowa, Minnesota and Mississippi. Three other states had previously approved them: Colorado, Montana and Virginia.

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