The Good Neighbor Next Door Program for LEO and First Responders

In an effort to strengthen America‚Äôs communities, the US Department of Housing and Urban Development offers a substantial incentive for law enforcement officers, K-12 teachers, firefighters and emergency medical technicians through HUD’s Good Neighbor Next Door Program. In return for a commitment to live in the property for 36 months as a sole residence, professionals inContinue reading “The Good Neighbor Next Door Program for LEO and First Responders”

Current Housing Options for Homeless Veterans in Reno are Dwindling

While I am a huge proponent of all qualified home buyers taking the steps necessary to make home-ownership their reality, owning a house is not for everyone and not all buyers are qualified.  The Housing and Urban Development Veterans Affairs Supportive Housing (HUD-VASH) program provides rental assistance for homeless Veterans by providing them with aContinue reading “Current Housing Options for Homeless Veterans in Reno are Dwindling”

The Reno Sparks Real Estate Market Makes Finding Sustainable Housing a Challenge

An analysis completed by the Reno Gazette Journal indicates that with median home prices in Reno recently soaring to $420,500 and $352,100 in Sparks, an income of over $80,000 is required to secure a mortgage for the average single family home.  According to the 2016 Census, the median income in Reno was $48,815, while theContinue reading “The Reno Sparks Real Estate Market Makes Finding Sustainable Housing a Challenge”