New Orleans natives, Kerry and Trellis Smith, had long dreamed of purchasing a home but because of limited resources, low inventory, and the rising costs of houses in North Texas, this dream seemed out of reach.
WASHINGTON, June 23, 2020 – U.S.
Many people have stopped dreaming of homeownership due to the challenging times we live in. But when rural homebuyers are ready, USDA Rural Development staff in Nevada are available help.
“Whether it’s a Direct Home Loan for very low-income rural homebuyers, the Guaranteed Home Loan for modest income earners, or a 504 Home Repair Loan or Grant, our programs have rural communities covered,” said new Housing Program Director Kara Blake. “Our goal is to make affordable loans available in rural areas, to support communities and economic prosperity.”:
Preparing to search for and purchase your first home can be a confusing and exhausting time, but for the
USDA Highlights Programs to Support Rural Housing Department Promotes Resources and Opportunities to Help Rural Residents
Department of Agriculture Rural Development Kentucky State Director Hilda Legg today kicked off National Homeownership Month by highlighting USDA’s ongoing role in supporting rural homeownership. President Donald Trump issued a proclamation May 29, 2020, recognizing June as National Homeownership Month.
Deputy Under Secretary for Rural Development Bette Brand yesterday announced that USDA is seeking applications for grants to make housing repairs for low- and very-low-income rural residents.