NHD was created by the Nevada Legislature in 1975 to solve a very real problem: a shortage of safe and decent housing for individuals and families of low and moderate income. Since establishing the Home Is Possible program in 2014, we have put 19,839 families into homes; but we can do more, particularly within the African American community. Read on to learn more about our efforts.
Home is Possible Programs
For the second year in a row, the Nevada Housing Division was recognized by US Bank for having one of the best homebuying programs in the country.
Las Vegas teachers can get $7,500 toward the purchase of a new home through the Home Is Possible For Teachers program.
The Oh-So-Handy Guide To Homebuying. Basically, it’s 40 pages jam-packed with super helpful homebuying information. We carefully crafted it to make sure that any homebuyer can learn something new.
National Teacher Appreciation Week is upon us. If you’re scrambling to deliver an original, heartfelt gift for the amazing teachers in your child’s life (or want to thank a teacher who’s made a profound impact on your life), check out Pinterest. There’s a plethora of good, crafty, appreciation-filled ideas there for sure—but perhaps not $10,000-good. That’s where we come in.
We want you to succeed, plain and simple. That's why we developed our very own homebuyer education course, one that was specifically designed for Nevadans.
We just raised our income maximum to $98,500, making all of our HIP programs even more homebuyer-friendly. In case you didn’t do the math, that’s a 3% raise.
We can help you level the playing field with our Mortgage Credit Certificate (MCC) program. This secret weapon has helped many a Nevada homeowner get that coveted “approved” stamp on their loan app by lowering the debt-to-income ratio, and it can help you, too.
Winning the award for being the country’s #1 state housing agency in 2016 is a big deal.
As we wrapped up 2016, we had a chance to stop and look at the numbers and realized that, with the help of our partners, we have been able to help nearly 10,000 Nevadans purchase the homes of their dreams.