After losing her husband's income and her own job, Melody fell behind on her mortgage payments. Save the Dream Ohio provided financial assistance that allowed her to stay in her home and pursue training for a new career. With a new job and her future ahead of her, Melody says she feels that she can finally move on and have peace of mind. To read more about Melody's story, click the link in our bio.
Tomorrow is the #FirstDayofSpring! What improvements are you planning to make around your house this spring and summer? Let us know in the comments!
Make your next home your own! OHFA's RenovateOhio program combines the costs of purchasing and rehabilitating a home into one, fixed-rate mortgage. Click the link in our bio for more information and to see eligibility requirements!
Thanks to OHFA’s Your Choice! Down Payment Assistance, Darrio and Tanesha were able to make repairs to their new home as soon as they moved in, making their home truly theirs. This program provides either 2.5% or 5% of the home’s purchase price to eligible buyers. For more information, click the link in our bio!
OHFA's Executive Director Sean Thomas wrote a piece for @kyhousing's Strategic Housing blog that focused on the importance of integrating the workforce and housing sectors. The piece specifically discussed the Residences at Career Gateway in Columbus, Ohio. By providing resources tailored to residents' needs, these developments can improve blighted areas, benefit communities and change the lives of the residents who live there. To read the full piece, click the link in our bio!
Batavia Village Apartments contains a mix of two-bedroom townhomes and three- and four-bedroom units. This project involved the rehabilitation of this 37-year old community, including expansions to allow on-site resident services. Individual units were also updated. This property serves a variety of income levels, including those who are extremely low-income through a project-based, Section 8 Housing Assistance Payments contract. For more information on this property, click the link in our bio!
Do you work in a career where you serve the public? OHFA's Ohio Heroes program provides down payment assistance and lower interest rates to police officers, firefighters, teachers, nurses, paramedics and more to help make #homeownership affordable. For more information on this program and others, click the link in our bio!
We strive to make homeownership affordable. That's why we provide down payment assistance and lower interest rates to Ohioans. From college graduates to seniors to established families, we have programs to help people purchase the homes of their dreams. For more information on our programs, click the link in our bio!
#ICYMI: Cities across the United States are attempting to solve the housing crisis through policies that incentivize the creation of more affordable housing units. These affordable developments, including A Place for Us in Cleveland, provide stability, safety and quality housing to the residents that live there. Click the link in our bio to learn more!