Nation: President Trump Releases Budget

On Thursday, March 16th, President Trump released the “America First – A Budget Blueprint to Make America Great Again.” The budget does not include many details, but is more an outline of President Trump’s spending proposals. House and Senate appropriations committees will review the budget proposals and will develop the final budget documents for theContinue reading “Nation: President Trump Releases Budget”

Greeley: GHope Successful

In its first year, Greeley Home Ownership Program for Employees (G-HOPE) helped 16 employees purchase homes. The program was approved by the City Council as a way to encourage employees to live in the community in which they worked by providing down payment assistance for home purchases within the University District. The loan is a secondaryContinue reading “Greeley: GHope Successful”

Greeley: City Offers HOPE

The City of Greeley held a training session for 80 REALTORS and lenders interested in learning more about G-HOPE (Greeley Home Ownership Program for Employees). Up to $6,000 in down payment assistance will be available to qualified employees of the City of Greeley, the University of Northern Colorado, Greeley-Evans School District 6 and Banner HealthContinue reading “Greeley: City Offers HOPE”

NAR Supports Employee Housing Bill

Representative Nydia Velazquez (New York City) has introduced H.R. 480, “Housing America’s Workforce Act”. This bill creates a tax incentive for businesses to encourage more employers to offer employee assisted housing benefits to their employees. Employer Assisted Housing programs have been shown to be a successful private sector tool to helping lower- and middle-income familiesContinue reading “NAR Supports Employee Housing Bill”