ulster county: Ulster County Real Estate Statistics for 2009 - 01/21/10 02:14 PM
The following statistics were taken from the Ulster County Multiple Listing Service (MLS).  These statistics include all single family homes sold in Ulster County that were listed on the Ulster County MLS.  We will be comparing statistics for the full 2009 year with the previous year's statistics.
The average and median price for single family homes sold in 2009 decreased considerably from 2008. 
One of the major reasons for this decline was the federal government offering an $8,000 tax credit to first-time homebuyers in 2009.  As a result, many of the homes sold were to first-time homebuyers, and these buyers tend … (0 comments)

ulster county: New Loan Assistance Program from New York State - 12/28/09 12:27 PM

Here is some great first-time home-buyer news: SONYMA (State Of NY Mortgage Agency)  has announced two new features that can be used with their loan programs.
1.  Down-payment assistance loan of up to 3% of the home price, with a maximum of $10,000. This is a no payment, 0% interest loan, which is forgiven after 10 years.
2.  Tax credit advance loan.  Now applicants can receive their $8,000 federal tax credit at the closing, when they need it.  If the advance is paid back by June 30, 2011, there is no interest.  In order to be eligible, borrowers must generally be first-time home-buyers, and … (0 comments)

 
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