First time buyers in the Portland Metro Oregon area might want to look into the State’s Oregon Bond program.
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There are two Oregon Bond Programs available to first time buyers. Two Loan Options — The Oregon Bond Program offers eligible borrowers a choice between cash to close or their best interest rate.
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RateAdvantage Home Loan
A qualified borrower will get the lowest fixed rate possible to maximize their home purchasing power.
CashAdvantage Home Loan
A borrower will get a low, fixed interest rate on their home loan along with cash assistance equal to 3% of their loan amount. The cash assistance will help to reduce the toal cash they need to close the loan.
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Oregon Housing and Community Services helps Oregon households buy a home by providing below-market rate financing and cash assistance through our Residential Loan Program, also known as the “Oregon Bond Loan.” The program offers a below-market rate which helps eligible families increase their home purchasing power and lower their monthly house payments to be affordable. For both loan options, the eligibility and program requirements are the same.
Who Are Eligible Borrowers First Time Buyers and the Oregon Bond Program?
There are income limits, targeted and non-targeted areas and a first time buyers who would like to know more about the Oregon Bond Program can contact me for a list of participating lenders or visit this site for more information.
Homes for Sale in the Portland Metro Area
$192,000 : 12635 SE Division ST ,Unit B, Portland3 beds, 2 full, 1 part baths
$160,000 : 8819 SE Ellis ST ,Unit 10, Portland3 beds, 2 full, 1 part baths
$219,500 : 10403 SE Oak ST, Portland3 beds, 2 full baths
$209,000 : 2401 SE 171st AVE, Portland3 beds, 2 full, 1 part baths
$165,900 : 12445 SE Boise ST, Portland3 beds, 2 full, 1 part baths
$179,000 : 2275 SE 85th AVE, Portland3 beds, 3 full baths
$179,500 : 264 SE 172nd AVE, Portland3 beds, 2 full, 1 part baths
$189,900 : 19997 NE Glisan ST, Portland3 beds, 2 full, 1 part baths
$165,000 : 11208 SE Long ST, Portland3 beds, 2 full baths
$179,500 : 13350 SE Harold ST, Portland3 beds, 2 full, 1 part baths
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(all data current as of 7/3/2015)
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