Wells Fargo brings CityLIFTSM program to Washington, D.C. and Prince George’s County to help local housing market
$7 million effort includes opportunity to qualify for $20,000 in down payment assistance to purchase a home, homebuyer education, and affordable home tours
  • Effort launches at October 5-6 event to be held at Walter E. Washington Convention Center; homebuyers can apply for down payment assistance grants and participate in homebuyer support programs
  • NeighborWorks America non-profit affiliate Manna, Inc. will determine income eligibility and help qualified prospective homeowners reserve down payment assistance grants of $20,000 per homebuyer
  • Similar events in Atlanta, Houston, Jacksonville, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, Miami, Orlando, Philadelphia, Phoenix, Tampa, Twin Cities have helped create 386 new homeowners through Wells Fargo LIFT program Down Payment Assistance, with another 259 potential new homeowners in process of closing on a home

WASHINGTON, D.C.  — September 26, 2012