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Bank of America Offers Up to $30,000 to Some Short Sale Sellers

Bank of America says it will provide up to $30,000 in relocation assistance to some borrowers who can’t pay their mortgage. They want to work with the borrowers to obtain a...

Need help with closing costs, Fannie Mae is offering up to 3.5% in closing cost assistance for HomePath properties

Fannie Mae’s Homepath program just got better. They are offering up to 3.5% in closing cost assistance for HomePath properties beginning June 14 through October 31, 2011. There...

FHA extends the suspension of the “anti-flipping” rule for another year.

FHA just extending the suspension of the “anti-flipping” rule for another year. This means that FHA (Federal Housing Administration) is now interested in helping low down...

HAFA – Help for Troubled Homeowners – Pre-Approved Short Sales

In an attempt to help people who owe more on their homes than they can sell for the U.S. government is making an effort to help homeowners who find themselves in a financial situation...

There is still a Tax Credit available for First Time Homebuyers

Yes it’s true the $8000 tax credit for first-time home buyers has gone away. But there is a little-known federal income tax credit for home buyers that can help you buy a home....

Bellingham Wins $350,000 EPA Grant as Climate Showcase Community

Bellingham has just been awarded an  EPA grant as a Climate Showcase Community (CSC). The goal of the grant is to assist communities establish and implement climate change initiatives...