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“Brenda is a life saver. She helps anyone and everyone, regardless of their financial situation, be able to find a home they can own.”
The Mississippi legislature recently passed the First-Time Homebuyer Savings Account Act, which allows you to save the money you need in a tax-advantaged savings account, to go toward the purchase of a home.
Coming up with a hefty down payment will no longer be a huge hurdle for people buying their first home in Mississippi.
Every year, more than 200 REALTORS® from across Mississippi come to the state Capitol in Jackson during the legislative session.
Mississippi REALTORS Make Their Local Ronald McDonald House Feel More Like Home For Visiting Families
Local REALTORS wanted families who were staying at the house while their children were treated to have a home-cooked supper when they returned after a long day at the hospital.
A series of speakers present their topics in the same order prospective homebuyers will go through as the look for their first home.
Property owners in Mississippi’s Gulf Coast region have suffered a number of hardships over the last 10 years, and the Gulf Coast Association of REALTORS® has been working to help them deal with issues arising from those hardships.