Become a Homeowner

For many people becoming a homeowner seems like an impossible challenge. Newtown has become the trusted advisor for hundreds of home buyers in the Phoenix metro area. If you want to buy your own home, there are a number of ways Newtown may able to help.

Pre-Purchase Counseling

A certified housing counselor will provide support and encouragement throughout your home buying process; help you feel empowered and confident with your decisions:

  • Analyze your current situation and help you create an individualized homebuyer action plan
  • Help you become credit ready and qualify for the best possible home loan
  • Help you access down payment and closing cost assistance programs
  • Provide advice and coaching while you work with lenders, Realtors, title companies and others involved in your home purchase transaction
  • Help you review and understand the documents connected to your home purchase; loan documents, purchase contracts, closing documents, etc.

You can count on Newtown to provide reliable information and professional service with your best interests in mind – with Newtown you get Homeownership Done Right

How to get started

Attend a First Time Homebuyer Workshop.  This is the best way to get started with Newtown. Attend this workshop to learn more about Newtown and the programs and resources available for First Time Homebuyers; such as:

  • Individual Development Accounts (IDA) – receive a 3:1 match, up to $15,000, to help you buy your first home
  • Community Land Trust (CLT) program – find out how the CLT program works and find out if a CLT home is right for you
  • Sources for down payment assistance
  • Neighborhood Stabilization Program (NSP) opportunities
  • Credit issues – what do lenders expect
  • How do lenders decide your loan amount
  • How to calculate your buying power
  • How you can increase your buying power

You can register online or by calling Newtown at 480.517.1589

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