GA Dream Recovery - Down Payment Assistance Program - Temporary Revisions

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There are some TEMPORARY revisions to the GA Dream Recovery (formerly Plus) Down Payment Assistance Program.

FOR A LIMITED TIME THERE ARE SPECIAL GUIDELINES FOR HOME BUYERS PURCHASING IN COUNTIES DESIGNATED AS DISASTER AREAS  

Twenty One (21) GA counties have been designated as Federal Disaster Areas as a result of the recent floods.

The counties are Carroll, Catoosa, Chattooga, Cherokee, Cobb, Crawford, Dawson, DeKalb, Dooly, Douglas, Fulton, Gwinnett, Heard, Houston, Newton, Paulding, Peach, Rockdale, Stephens, Taylor & Walker.

Home Buyers in these counties are eligible for Georgia Dream First Mortgage Loans with Rewards/Recovery Down Payment assistance and these special provisions: 

* Home Buyers Do NOT have to be first time home buyers.

*Higher purchase price limits:

  • Catoosa, Chattooga, Crawford, Dooly, Houston, Peach, Stephens, Taylor and Walker - $250,000
  • Carroll, Cherokee, Cobb, Dawson, Dekalb, Douglas, Fulton, Gwinnett, Heard, Newton, Paulding and Rockdale - $300,000  

* Higher Household Income limits:

Catoosa, Chattooga, Crawford, Dooly, Houston, Peach, Stephens, Taylor & Walker

  • 1 or 2 persons $73,000
  • 3 or more persons $85,000

Carroll, Cherokee, Cobb, Dawson, Dekalb, Douglas, Fulton, Gwinnett, Heard, Newton, Paulding & Rockdale

  • 1 or 2 persons $86,000
  • 3 or more persons $100,000 

 

The Department of Community Affairs not yet announced when these temporary changes will end.

 

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It is always advisable to consult with a knowledgeable lending professional when navigating today's turbulent mortgage and real estate marketplace.  I am committed, qualified and equipped to help you evaluate your options!

 

 

 

Also check out:

 

Conventional Financing Mortgage Program Overview/Updates

 

FHA Financing Mortgage Program Overview/Updates

 

Georgia Dream Down Payment Assistance Program Overview/Updates

 

USDA Financing Mortgage Program Updates  

 

Programs Include:

 

  • Conventional (Fannie Mae & Freddie Mac)

  • HomePath - #1 Volume Retail Lender

  • HomePath Renovation

  • FHA

  • FHA 203K Renovation Loans (Streamline or Consultant)

  • Georgia Dream Down Payment Assistance

  • Jumbo

  • USDA

  • VA

  • Conventional Condo Project Approvals

  • FHA DELRAP / HRAP Condo Project Approvals

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    Rodney Mason is a Sr Loan Officer located in Atlanta, GA.  He is also 203K Renovation Loan and HomePath REO Property Specialist.  He can be reached at (404) 591-2453.

    Providing financing for all cities across Georgia including: Acworth, Albany, Alpharetta, Athens, Atlanta, Augusta, Austell, Avondale Estates, Blairsville, Bloomingdale, Blue Ridge, Bogart, Brunswick, Buckhead, Buford, Canton, Carrollton, Cartersville, Chatsworth, Clayton, College Park, Columbus, Commerce, Conyers, Covington, Cumming, Dahlonega,  Dacula, Dalton, Dawsonville, Decatur, Doraville, Douglasville, Duluth, Dunwoody, East Point, Fayetteville, Flowery Branch, Gainesville, Greensboro, Hampton,  Hapeville, Hinesville, Hiram, Jackson, Jefferson, Jonesboro, Kennesaw, Lagrange, Lawrenceville, Lilburn, Lithia Springs, Macon, Madison, Metter, Morganton, Morrow, Newnan, Norcross, Oakwood, Peachtree City, Pooler, Richmond Hill, Riverdale, Rome, Roswell, Sandy Springs, Savannah, Scottdale, Statesboro, Stockbridge, Stone Mountain, St Marys, Sugar Hill, Suwanee, Thomasville, Thunderbolt, Tucker, Tybee Island, Valdosta, Waleska, Warner Robins, Waycross, Wilmington Island, Winder, Woodstock, and many more.

    Providing financing for all cities across Alabama including: Alabama Port, Anniston, Athens, Auburn, Bessemer, Birmingham, Boaz, Bridgeport, Cedar Bluff, Chickasaw, Clayton, Coden, Dauphin Island, Decatur, Dothan, Eufaula, Fairfield, Fairhope, Florence, Foley, Forestdale, Fort Morgan, Fort Payne,Gasden, Grand Bay, Gulf Shores, Heron Bay, Homewood, Hoover, Jasper, Josephine, Madison, Meadowbrook, Midfield, Mobile, Mon Louis, New Hope, Orange Beach, Oxford, Oyster Bay, Phenix City, Prichard, Rainbow City, Saraland, Satsuma,
    Scottsboro, Selma, Troy, Theodore, Tillmans Corner, Trussville, Tuscaloosa, Vestavia Hills, Warrior and many more.

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    Providing financing for all cities across Tennessee including: Athens, Brentwood, Bristol, Chattanooga, Clarksville, Cleveland, Cookeville, Dyersburg, Franklin, Gatlinburg, Greeneville, Johnson City, Kingsport, Knoxville, Maryville, Memphis, Morristown, Murfreesboro, Nashville, Newport, Oak Ridge, Pigeon Forge, Sevierville, and many more

 

               

 

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Rodney:  Good info to know.  I have property in Paulding County and friends in Cobb, Paulding and Douglas.

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