Greater New Haven CT Real Estate

Connecticut State, Municipal & Private Sector Employees UR Home Ownership Program in New Haven

If you are a Connecticut state, municipal employee or employee of a participating private sector company* in the city of New Haven Connecticut, the Urban Revitalization Home Ownership Program also know as UR Home is available from the State of Connecticut in conjunction with home

This Connecticut Housing Finance Authority (CHFA) UR Home Program** offers eligible employess to purchase a single or multi-family (2-4 units) at a reduced CHFA mortgage rate and with down payment assistance.  If a property requires improvements or repairs the program also offers a forgivable grant of $20,000 to $25,000 to rehabilitate the home that is 100% forgiven after 5 years.

An added benefit of the UR Home Program is that it does not require participants to be a first-time home buyer.

In additon to New Haven*** other targeted areas participating in this program are Bridgeport, Hartford, New London and Waterbury***.

I would welcome the opportunity to assist you in the purchase of your new home in New Haven and have outlined the following steps you should take to move forward in the process.

  1. Please call me at 203-488-1641, ext. 214 or e-mail me to set up a no obligation initial consultation.
  2. After our initial consultation, you will need to set an appointment with a participating UR Home lender who is knowledgeable with all facets of the program.
  3. Once you have been pre-approved from the mortgage lender, we will put together a list of properties available in New Haven to preview.
  4. When you find the home you want to buy, I will sit down with you to write and explain the purchase sale agreement and negotiate on your behalf for a price and terms that are acceptable to you.
  5. Upon receipt of a signed, accepted offer, I will guide you through the home inspection, appraisal and any other deadlines to be met to protect your earnest money deposit.
  6. After the contract contingencies have been satisfied and you receive formal mortgage commitment, I will work with your real estate attorney to schedule a closing date and be there with you as you sign the documents and take ownership of your new home.

*  Private sector employer agrees to make a contribution towards their eligible employees' downpayment  and/or closing costs.

**  Certain eligigiliby, income and credit requirments may apply.

***  Not all employers, agencies and munincipalities in the target area may be participating.

*** Please note that UR Home Loans will be availabe on a first-come first-serve basis.


Contact Donna Bigda, RE/MAX Alliance Licensed Realtor® in the State of Connecticut at 203-488-1641, ext. 214 to list your property for sale or to purchase a property in Branford, Guilford, Madison, East Haven, New Haven and the rest of shoreline area in New Haven County Connecticut.

If you're thinking about buying a home in New Haven CT there are plenty of great buys in today's market and now is one of the best times to buy while interest rates remain low. For more information on New Haven CT real estate homes or condos, see New Haven CT real estate or sign up today to get access the hottest new listings here New Haven CT homes and condos

Disclaimer:  All information provided by this author is strictly an opinion, is not guaranteed, may be based on information collected from several sources, which may or may not be deemed reliable at the time of researching this article and may be time sensitive.

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2 commentsDonna Bigda • August 24 2008 06:17PM
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