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The grant will support a week-long training for Texas housing counselors in early 2017.
Premier Nationwide Lending's Ginger Smith--one of TSAHC's top loan officers in 2015--has generously donated $500 to support TSAHC's Texas Financial Toolbox online resource.
The contribution will support the Texas Financial Toolbox online resource, which connects Texas consumers with home buyer and financial education providers in their communities.
TSAHC has received a $500 donation from Cendera Funding, an approved lender participating in our home buyer programs. The contribution will support the Texas Financial Toolbox online resource, which connects Texas families and individuals with home buyer and financial education providers in their communities.
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This week, we are spotlighting Joniel Crim, TSAHC's Homeownership Programs Director. Joniel oversees our home buyer assistance and education programs, helping thousands of Texas families become homeowners each year. Joniel joined TSAHC in April 2016 and draws upon more than 20 years of experience in the real estate industry to effectively promote our programs to home buyers, loan officers and REALTORS®. Below is our interview with Joniel to help you get to know her a little better.
Nationwide, the lack of down payment has long been the primary obstacle keeping families and individuals from becoming homeowners. In fact, Zillow issued a press release in November 2015 reporting that up to 13 percent of home purchases were only made possible through a down payment gift or loan from a friend or family member. But as we reported in a blog post last month, there's a new obstacle holding potential buyers back: the lack of entry-level homes on the market.
The affordable rental housing world includes a spectrum of housing and with that comes a glossary of terms used to label each type of housing. In this blog entry, we explain the most common types of housing that dot the affordable rental housing landscape.