“I still get that sense of it’s not real sometimes when I come in the home. I’m 25, and I own my own home. ⠀ ⠀ Dylan, a police officer in the Toledo area, purchased his first home thanks to the Ohio Heroes program. Head over to our Facebook page to learn more about this program and how it can help those working in public services.
I am a person that does better with a certain amount of time to myself. There's a big difference between being alone and being lonely, but I like quiet, peace, privacy. Those are really important to healing myself and healing my soul.⠀ ⠀ —Elizabeth, a resident of the Anna Louise Inn in Mt. Auburn.
To be able to actually start working on my personal health again has really made an improvement for me. —Gabby, patient at the Care Alliance Health Center and FrontLine Service mobile clinic. ⠀ ⠀ Head over to our Facebook page (@OhioHFA) to read about this mobile clinic, funded in part by OHFA's Housing Investment Fund, which meets housing needs that are not covered by other agency programs.
OHFA has announced the recipients of the 2017 Housing Tax Credits. These 33 developments will help us accomplish our mission of Opening the Doors to an Affordable Place to Call Home. ⠀ ⠀ Head over to our website to see the list of funded developments!
This summer, we went across the state to meet residents who have benefited from OHFA's programs. Stay tuned to hear these individuals' stories in our annual customer video and on our Facebook page this fall!
The Ohio Heroes program helps Ohio residents who serve the public purchase their perfect home. The program assists nurses, police officers, firefighters, paramedics, teachers and more by providing down payment assistance and a discounted mortgage interest rate.⠀ ⠀ Visit our website to learn how OHFA can help you achieve the dream of homeownership!
After losing her job of 14 years, Melody struggled to make payments on her home. With the help of OHFA's Save the Dream program, she was able to get caught up on her mortgage payments, go back to school for a new career and keep her home. She says, The Save the Dream program gave me a real peace of mind for the future. ⠀ ⠀ To read more about Melody's story and the Save the Dream program, head over to our Facebook page (@OhioHFA)!
Tucked into a mixed-use, mixed-income area, and directly on the shores of Lake Erie, Willoughbeach Terrace is a 50-unit development for seniors. The building is affordable and convenient to local shops, restaurants and amenities to allow residents to live independently. The building also received a LEED Gold rating, validating the project's high level of energy efficiency and environmental responsibility. ⠀ ⠀ For more information on OHFA's role in this development, check out the Featured Property page on our website!
Head over to our Facebook page (@OhioHFA) to read about Rhonda and the Anna Louise Inn, whose renovation was funded partially through The Ohio Housing Finance Agency's Housing Tax Credit Program!