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Maryland Launches Conventional Refinance Product

For the first time ever, qualified homeowners looking to refinance their mortgage can take advantage of the competitive rates and attractive terms of a new conventional loan product offered through the Maryland Mortgage Program. This new refinance program expands the … Continue reading

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Redskin Quarterback’s Mom Delivers Message of Hope, Inspiration at Homeownership Workshop

Capitol Heights, MD – The mother of Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III urged families attending an April 13 homeownership workshop to live within their means, focus on their dreams and never, ever give up – even when faced with … Continue reading

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Lenders Told That Maryland is Easy to do Business With

Lennar Homes, one of the nation’s leading home builders, was so lavish in its compliments of DHCD in February when it received an award as one of the agency’s top partners, that we had no choice but to invite them … Continue reading

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The Maryland Mortgage Program: “Your Clients Will Thank You For It”

The best ambassadors for the Maryland Mortgage Program tend to be our lender partners. “We have always felt that it is important for us to be a part of the MMP, and we’re a part of the program for that reason,” … Continue reading

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Now’s the Time to Learn More About DHCD’s Homeownership Initiatives!

Maryland Homefront: the Veterans and Military Family Mortgage Program is the state’s $50 million initiative to help make homeownership more accessible to veterans, military personnel and their families.  Through the initiative, qualified buyers can receive $10,000 in downpayment assistance and … Continue reading

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Outstanding Performances Honored at Annual Top Lender Breakfast in February

First Home Mortgage Corp. was honored as the Maryland Mortgage Program’s Most Productive Lender in 2012 – and the lender with the greatest number of Maryland Homefront loans – at DHCD’s annual Top Lender Breakfast on Feb. 13. DHCD works … Continue reading

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Maryland’s Housing Market May be Reaching a Sustainable Equilibrium

The past 12 months have been remarkable period for Maryland’s housing market, simply because they were so predictable. We had gotten used to housing indicators swinging wildly in response to a broad range of factors, including legislation, litigation, Federal Reserve … Continue reading

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