Month: September 2016

HUD-Approved HomeBuyer Counseling Agencies in Tampa Bay

If you want to avail of Florida Housing Finance Corp.’s mortgage loan and down payment assistance programs, you need to attend¬†home buyer education classes and get a certificate of completion that you will submit to your lender. Here listed below are homebuyer counseling agencies approved by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) to provide pre-purchase counseling and…

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List of Lenders for Florida Mortgage and Down Payment Assistance Programs

Are you a first time homebuyer looking for down payment and closing cost assistance? Or if not a first time buyer, are you a veteran? Or are ¬†you open to buying a home in a federally designated targeted area (FDTA)? Here’s a helpful list of Tampa Bay lenders for you. These lenders are participants in the Florida Housing Finance Corp.’s…

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10 Ways to Boost Your Credit Score Before Buying a Home

Many of the following ways to improve your credit score are known by you already. The problem is that you keep ignoring them. Well, now, you’re buying a home soon, and you know you better get started in fixing and boosting your credit. Home lenders put a big weight on your credit score. Many of them even give you a…

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