For Those Of Us Who Don’t Have The Time Or The Money For It.
Like most Americans, I was raised on the dream of my own house. Then, in 2008, I witnessed as this dream fell apart for thousands.
Where to find free information – you know “free information” is my jam – about how to do your DIY project in your home.
We often get questions about what exactly counts as “qualified purchases”. To help clarify, here is a little bit more about the program’s guidelines.
Individual Development Accounts (IDA) are back for 2019! IDAs are savings accounts that the state of Indiana can match for income-qualified individuals towards the purchase of assets.
Teaching your kids how to save money is one of the most valuable life lessons you can teach – but how do we teach them to save before they have an income?
Our last blog gave a high-level overview of what credit is and how it impacts our lives. In today’s post, we will help you learn some “Do’s and Don’ts” to a good credit score.
Credit scores are one of those things that can really impact your life. Beyond the obvious applications such as applying for a loan, it is common for landlords and even employers to request to see your credit history.
The Promise Zone and HOPE of Evansville in partnership with Fifth Third Bank, Old National Bank, Junior Achievement, and United Way are collaborating to bring free financial education classes to Evansville.
Last week we shared an article from USA today about the disparity between white, black, and Hispanic home owners in America. This raised a question for us: does this disparity exist in our hometown?
If you are reading this blog, you probably know that HOPE of Evansville is a HUD-certified Housing Counseling Agency. What you may or may not know is what that means.
I keep seeing this advertisement that says, “One easy little-known trick to pay off your mortgage 15 years sooner,” and its just clickbait. The truth is, the only way to pay your mortgage off sooner is to pay more each month. But what difference can it make? We have the answers.
HOPE of Evansville’s homebuyer assistance program offers down payment assistance match to qualified borrowers who wish to purchase a home of their choice within the Evansville city limits.
Have $1,000? You could own a new home with that. Ready to buy a home? We have Individual Development Accounts that can help you achieve the American dream.
Melinda lost her husband suddenly and the threat of foreclosure came quick. Along with the loss of her husband came the sudden loss in 60% of their household income, and she had two children to care for. HOPE was able to save their home, here’s how.
When looking to purchase your first home, things may seem overwhelming. You probably have a lot of questions.
We’re reaching out and inviting you in. Come to Get Right with My Mortgage on December 15 to see if you qualify for assistance. We want to bring you current on your mortgage before the end of 2018. Think we can do it?
HOPE of Evansville announced this month it was awarded $1.2 million in low-income housing tax credits from the Indiana Housing Community Development Authority (IHCDA).
The 4-to-1 match savings plan for the purchase of an asset is back. What is on your list?
Dr. Bill Thomas sparked the interest of HOPE when we heard of his innovative partnership with USI changing aging and housing in the community. This pilot project, MAGIC, creates a Multi-Ability, Multi-Generational, Inclusive Community(MAGIC) housing model for both students and older adults.