Homewise NeighborWorks Green Organization Designation▸
As a designated NeighborWorks Green Organization, we infuse green principles throughout our operations, programs and services. NeighborWorks America provides this designation to Chartered Members that meet criteria designed to assess…
Even for Those Who Never Dreamed, Owning a Home is Possible▸
Even as the worst real estate market since the 1930s casts a lingering shadow on the economy, home ownership is still the dream of the vast majority of Americans.
Renting vs Owning a Home▸
Renting vs owning a home. What’s the best answer? If the short-term goal of a monthly housing payment is to keep a roof over your head for the next 30 days, i’s the same whether that payment is for rent or a mortgage.
Your Home can be a Financial Asset▸
Pay yourself first. That’s the wisdom from retirement planners who advise people to make their savings automatic, part of their regular budget, so they’re never tempted to frivolously spend the money they should be putting away.
Return on Investment for the Homeowner▸
A house is first and foremost a home. It is where you sleep, eat, raise your children, take shelter from the storm, and hopefully grow old and happy. That was forgotten by buyers, banks and the government in the late 1980s and mid-2000s housing bubbles.
Homeownership is Good for Americans, Good for America▸
If you want to improve your community and the economy – not to mention the fortunes of your own family — buy a house. It’s true. Homeowners are more involved in their communities, according to several studies.