Wednesday, September 10, 2008

Home... I Want One

Tired of pouring your money into a rental that will never give you any sweet, sweet equity? Or are you getting ready to move to your next home but want to be better-armed this time out? Our books and guides below will help you evaluate a house, understand the buying process, and get moved in. Help is good.

Books at the Des Moines Public Library

Freddie Mac Guide to Buying and Owning a Home
Freddie Mac, “a stockholder-owned corporation chartered by Congress in 1970 to keep money flowing to mortgage lenders in support of homeownership and rental housing.”

Buying a Home
U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development

Neighborhood Finance Corporation
NFC has special lending products for homebuyers purchasing in targeted revitalization areas of Des Moines. Some lending products include forgiveable loans, no money down, and/or no private mortgage insurance requirements. Contact NFC for more information.

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