NeighborhoodLIFT is available in Omaha-Douglas County-Sarpy County! NeighborhoodLIFT is a national down payment assistance program sponsored by Wells Fargo and NeighborWorks®America. It provides eligible homebuyers with $15,000 to use toward down payment and closing costs on qualified homes. For veterans and service members, teachers, paraprofessionals, law enforcement officers, firefighters and emergency medical technicians, the program provides $17,500.
GROW SD, Neighborhood Finance Corporation and Family Housing Advisory Services are working in partnership to provide customers this great opportunity in Omaha. Each organization’s role is explained below:
GROW SD works with LIFT customers to determine their eligibility for the NeighborhoodLIFT program.
Family Housing Advisory Services (FHAS) provides homebuyer education services, both in-person and online. Additionally, FHAS offers Financial Education workshops in person.
Neighborhood Finance Corporation (NFC) works with the approved lenders for the NeighborhoodLIFT program to process, underwrite and close the NeighborhoodLIFT loans.