GO OPEN DOORS
Bringing together people and resources to help achieve the dream of homeownership
Here you will find many resources to help you connect with communities, agencies and programs to assist you with achieving the dream of homeownership.
Good Neighbor Next Door (GNND) Sales Program?
HUD wants to strengthen America's communities. The Good Neighbor Next Door Program offers HUD owned single family (one-unit) homes to eligible participants at a 50% discount. Click Here for More Details.
VHDA-Virginia Housing Department Authority
The Virginia Housing Development Authority (VHDA) is a self-supporting, not-for-profit organization created by the Commonwealth of Virginia in 1972, to help Virginians attain quality, affordable housing. VHDA provides mortgages, primarily for first-time homebuyers and developers of quality rental housing. We use no state taxpayer dollars, but raise money in the capital markets to fund our loans. We also teach free homeownership classes, and help people with disabilities and the elderly make their homes more livable. VHDA works with lenders, developers, local governments, community service organizations and others to help put quality housing within the reach of every Virginian. Click Here for More Details.
Freddie Mac Homeownership Resources
Whether you are considering homeownership for the first time or currently own a home and need help with
your mortgage, our online resource center provides you with the important tools and resources you need today.
Freddie Mac does not work directly with consumers to get mortgages or provide foreclosure alternative options; however, we have developed many helpful tools for you to use in your discussions with your lender.
Click Here for More Details.
Fannie Mae Homepath Homeownership Resources
Buying a home may be a great option and a good long-term investment, but only if you’re ready for the financial commitment and responsibility of home ownership. Buying a house is the largest financial investment you will probably make, so you want to make sure you’ve done your homework and are prepared to take that next step.
Department of Veteran Affairs
VA helps Service members, Veterans, and eligible surviving spouses become homeowners. As part of our mission to serve you, we provide a home loan guaranty benefit and other housing-related programs to help you buy, build, repair, retain, or adapt a home for your own personal occupancy.
HomeNet, a component of the Norfolk Redevelopment and Housing Authority
Redevelopment and Housing Authority (NRHA)
is a full-service home ownership center who partners with local lending institutions, attorneys, housing developers, realtors, and local, federal and state housing agencies to assist prospective home buyers avail the dream of home ownership. Click Here for More Details.
Habitat for Humanity South Hampton Roads
REBUILDING THE AMERICAN DREAM
Guided by unwavering vision and values, Habitat for Humanity is dedicated to the mission of building and preserving communities in the South Hampton Roads area.Habitat for Humanity of South Hampton Roads engages the community in building opportunities for qualified families to achieve independence and stability through purchasing an affordable home. We serve all seven geographical entities that comprise South Hampton Roads: Chesapeake, Isle of Wight, Norfolk, Portsmouth, Smithfield, Suffolk, and Virginia Beach.
Workforce Housing for Home Buyers Virginia Beach, VA
The Workforce Housing Program is designed to improve affordable housing opportunities so that vital members of our workforce are able to live and work in Virginia Beach.Through the program, buyers at targeted incomes are given a chance to become homeowners when they would have otherwise been priced out of the market by enhancing the affordability of the housing unit by up to 25%. Program participants' mortgage interest is tax deductible and they experience increased wealth in the form of equity.Click Here for More Details.
Hampton Housing Venture
An exciting new offering from the Hampton Neighborhood Initiative that focuses on housing revitalization.
Click Here for More Details