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BREAKING:  Fannie & Freddie To Fund Housing Trust and Capital Magnet Funds

BREAKING: Fannie & Freddie To Fund Housing Trust and Capital Magnet Funds

​​​The Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) today directed Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac to begin setting aside and allocating funds to the Housing Trust Fund and the Capital Magnet Fund pursuant to the Housing and Economic Recovery Act of 2008 (HERA).   HERA authorized FHFA to temporarily suspend these allocations, and FHFA informed Fannie Read more
FHA ANNOUNCES NEW LOAN LIMITS TO TAKE EFFECT JANUARY 1ST

FHA ANNOUNCES NEW LOAN LIMITS TO TAKE EFFECT JANUARY 1ST

2015 Loan limits for highest and lowest cost areas to remain unchanged WASHINGTON – The Federal Housing Administration (FHA) today announced the agency’s news schedule of loan limits for 2015. These loan limits are effective for case numbers assigned on or after January 1, 2015, and will remain in effect through the end of the [...] Read more
HUD AND TREASURY ANNOUNCE ENHANCEMENTS TO HOUSING PROGRAM

HUD AND TREASURY ANNOUNCE ENHANCEMENTS TO HOUSING PROGRAM

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and the U.S. Department of the Treasury today announced enhancements to programs under Making Home Affordable (MHA) to better assist struggling homeowners and communities still recovering from the effects of the financial crisis. The enhancements are designed to motivate Read more
What Are Renewable Energy Advantages?

What Are Renewable Energy Advantages?

Special Personal Cost Savings Report From Government Deal Funding! People around the world, and around the country, are becoming less complacent about the choices they make. They are beginning to understand that some of the decisions they’ve made in the past were wrong and need to be changed. They are beginning to understand the renewable Read more
Cut Energy Bills With Wind Power And Winterize Your Home

Cut Energy Bills With Wind Power And Winterize Your Home

Special Personal Cost Savings Report From Government Deal Funding! Heading into this winter season many families are understandably nervous.  It’s a tough economy and many people are worried about their jobs and keeping up with rising costs.  But there are many cheap, or free, things you can do to cut energy bills.  Here is a [...] Read more
USDA Announces $29 Million to Provide Housing for Farmworkers

USDA Announces $29 Million to Provide Housing for Farmworkers

Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced recently that USDA is investing $29 million to provide affordable housing for farm laborers and their families. “Housing is often the first step on the road to more economic prosperity for farmworker families,” Vilsack said. “These loans and grants will significantly improve the lives Read more
Know What To Do When Buying Real Estate

Know What To Do When Buying Real Estate

Preparing to buy a piece of real estate can be an exciting decision…and a nerve-wracking one.  Some folks have made a tremendous amount of money through real estate purchases, but the opportunity for financial ruin is also possible without a thorough understanding of factors involved in real estate. If you are shopping for real estate, Read more
Obama Administration Settlement With Bank of America To Build FHA Fund, Provide Billions In Consumer Relief

Obama Administration Settlement With Bank of America To Build FHA Fund, Provide Billions In Consumer Relief

Washington, DC – The Obama Administration announced an almost $17 billion global settlement with Bank of America. $1 billion of the total settlement amount resolves claims arising from allegations of fraud involving certain Federal Housing Administration (FHA)-insured single-family mortgage loans and a failure to perform under its servicing Read more
Program:  USDA Rural Repair and Rehabilitation Loans/GRANTS

Program: USDA Rural Repair and Rehabilitation Loans/GRANTS

From time to time, Government Deal Funding will highlight programs that are not well known and could benefit you or someone you know.  Keep in mind that eligibility requirements vary constantly and Congressional action may halt programs with little notice. USDA Rural Repair and Rehab Grants Purpose: The Very Low-Income Housing Repair program Read more
CalHFA Expands Programs to Help Low to Moderate Income Californians Purchase Homes

CalHFA Expands Programs to Help Low to Moderate Income Californians Purchase Homes

SACRAMENTO, CA – The California Housing Finance Agency announced a major program expansion to help more low to moderate income California families purchase homes. CalHFA will remove the first-time home buyer requirement on its first mortgage programs to allow more California home buyers to take advantage of the benefits of CalHFA’s affordable Read more
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