The key to success this year is remembering that all real estate is local.
Grants To Help States Stabilize Housing Areas
The Housing and Economic Recovery Act of 2008 provided $3.92 billion in supplemental Community Development Block Grant Funds to help states mitigate the harmful effects of foreclosures — declining home values, increased crime, significant loss of investment — in very hard-hit communities
For more information on how these neighborhood stabilization grants may affect your area, browse online to www.SaveAmericasNeighborhoods.org/fact_sheets.asp.
Be sure to check with your state and local governments to find out about any local programs set up to help homeowners, buyers and sellers.