Tampa Bay, FL, December 04, 2011 --(PR.com
)-- As stated in pinellascounty.org, Pinellas County has reduced its Home Key First Mortgage interest rate to 4% to first-time Pinellas, Pasco & Polk County homebuyers. Assistance for the down payment with the Home Key Second Mortgage is offered in Polk and Pinellas County to eligible buyers.
This program is made available to buyers who have never owned a house in the past 3 years, have never owned their own properties, or to veterans. In addition, buyers are also required to have at least 620 credit score and mandated to take a free class about Homebuyer Education.
According to Executive Director of the Housing Finance Authority, Anthony M Jones, the Homebuyer Education Class presents a step-by-step outline of the process of buying home as well as other essential information that will guide buyers become successful homeowners.
For more information, call 727 464 8219 or visit HFA website at http://www.pinellascounty.org/community/hfa
Wendy Smith is a Pinellas County Short Sale Realtor that aims to provide families with the information how to avoid foreclosure, explain its effects on the families, and other options that may be available for the family, including short sales. For more information, visit http://www.wendysmithshortsales.com/ or contact (727) 452-3301.