http://downpaymentassistanceprogram.org for Florida - Tampa Bay - Pinellas - Hillsborough - Pasco
You can purchase your home with little down payment!
In St. Petersburg, all you need is *$1,000 to purchase a home at $100,000
In Pinellas Park, Clearwater and Largo, all you need is *$2,000 to purchase a home at $100,000
Yes, absolutely. We have Bond Money available from the State of Florida, up to $7,500. Also Pasco County is one of the best run downpayment assistance programs (far better than Hillsborough). You MUST take a first time homebuyer class so I would suggest doing that FIRST, here is info:
You MUST work with an APPROVED lender on both of these programs and not many lenders will participate because it limits the profits because the charges will be disallowed. Here is a very experienced loan officer and she has helped some of my clients get this money:
Yes you can..
But should you?
If your finances are so strained that you can not save or FIND a few thousand dollars for a downpayment, what are you going to do with the taxes go UP. And your home owners insurance goes UP! And your health care costs go UP!
Consider this decison carefully. Many can profit from a bad decions you may make.
Has recent history taught us nothing?