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5 uncommon ways to come up with a downpayment

April 6th, 2016 by Aaron Taylor

CHICAGO – March 30, 2016 – For many first-time buyers, the downpayment is a significant hurdle to homeownership and saving can take years – but it’s not an impossible feat. HouseLogic recently featured several outside-the-box ideas to help: Crowdsource Maybe instead of a traditional wedding registry, buyers can use a website geared to saving for […]

Fla. fifth in U.S. for a lack of affordable housing

September 21st, 2015 by Aaron Taylor

WASHINGTON – April 5, 2016 – There’s a shortage of 7.2 million affordable and available rental units for America’s 10.4 million extremely low-income renter households (ELI), according to a new report, The Gap: The Affordable Housing Gap Analysis 2016, released by the National Low Income Housing Coalition (NLIHC). ELI households are those in the bottom […]