Phoenix Offers Home Buying Help for Helpers: First Responders, Police, Fire, Paramedics and Teachers

Have you ever had that thought? The one that goes like this: It seems so unjust that athletes, movie stars, and Wall Street traders get paid mega-bucks while our teachers, police and firefighters struggle to get by ("teachers get paid bubkas", as my friend once put it). Well Phoenix's helpers just got a financial boost when it comes to purchasing a home. A grant totaling 4% of the mortgage loan amount is now available for downpayment or closing cost assistance to teachers and first responders … [Read more...]