Nov 13, 2013 — One of the most expensive parts of buying a new home is the down payment. That can be especially tricky for low income families, who may have never bought a house before, and therefore don't have a great credit score. When buyers don't have good credit, the down payment is especially high - sometimes as high as 20 percent.
Thanks to a new kind of collaboration among seven north country counties, a couple dozen low income families will soon have an easier time with that down payment. Go to full article