Wells Fargo brings the NeighborhoodLIFT program to Jacksonville to help local housing market recover
$7 million effort includes homebuyer support, education, affordable home tours, and opportunity to qualify for up to $15,000 in down payment assistance to purchase a home in Jacksonville
  • Includes $750 million in mortgage loans for Jacksonville homebuyers as part of $1.75 billion goal over five years in Miami, Tampa, Orlando, and Jacksonville
  • Offers Jacksonville homebuyers the opportunity to attend a July 27 & 28 event at the Prime Osborn Convention Center where they can apply for down payment assistance grants and participate in homebuyer support programs
  • At the event, NeighborWorks America along with local non-profits will determine income eligibility and help qualified prospective homeowners reserve down payment assistance grants of up to $15,000 per homebuyer in the City of Jacksonville
  • NeighborhoodLIFTSM will build on the company’s ‘Home Preservation Workshops,’ Wells Fargo’s signature, city-by-city effort focused on helping homeowners avoid foreclosure
  • NeighborhoodLIFTSM events in Atlanta, Houston, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, Phoenix, Miami, and Tampa have helped create 171 new homeowners through NeighborhoodLIFTSM Down Payment Assistance, with another 149 potential new homeowners in process of closing on a home

JACKSONVILLE — July 5, 2012