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Fannie Mae Offers Help to Homebuyers Struggling with Down Payment

Home prices are on the rise around the country, and down payments are naturally rising with them. But Lisa Tartar of Fannie Mae’s Community Lending Team told an audience at the REALTORS® Legislative Meetings & Trade Expo in Washington,...

Story Ideas: Creative Ways to Save for a Down Payment

According to the National Association of Realtors®’ 2015 Profile of Home Buyers and Sellers, the most difficult step in the homebuying process is saving for a down payment. And with the cost of rent so high, renters are finding it more...