Tuesday, September 4, 2018 / by Stacie Holst
You may be hearing some buzz surrounding a grant program in Polk County offering homebuyers up to $17,500. Sounds too good to be true, right? Well, rest assured it is not. Sure, there are some requirements to be met, but all-in-all, it’s a pretty rad program. Read below to find out more!
Background on the NeighborhoodLIFT Program:
It's a collaborative effort of Wells Fargo Bank, N.A., Wells Fargo Foundation, and NeighborWorks America (an independent non-profit organization)/Neighborhood Finance Corporation here. Wells Fargo has committed $400 million in total to this program. **$4 million will be available locally.**
Up to 243 NeighborhoodLift grants will be available for homebuyers here in Polk County.
Who Qualifies for this Grant?
Homebuyers purchasing an owner-occupied, primary residence in Polk County. It does not have to be a first-time homebuyer; however, the previous home sale must be closed.