Military Personnel Can Still Claim The $8,000 Homebuyer Tax Credit

March 7, 2011 by John · Leave a Comment 

For certain members of the military, and for certain federal employees, there’s just 2 months remaining to get use the federal home buyer tax credit.

Why You Shouldn’t Schedule Your Closing For May 28, 2010

April 14, 2010 by John · Leave a Comment 

If you’re under contract for a home and plan to close in May, consider a closing date other than Friday May 28, 2010.

The Federal Home Buyer Tax Credit Enters Its Home Stretch — 30 Days Left

April 1, 2010 by John · Leave a Comment 

There’s just 30 days remaining to use the federal home buyer tax credit. The credit ranges up to $8,000 for first-time homebuyers, and up to $6,500 for existing homeworkers who have lived in their main home for 5 of the last 8 years.

7 Weeks Remain To Find A Home, Claim Up To $8,000 In Tax Credits

March 9, 2010 by John · Leave a Comment 

In November, Congress extended and expanded the First-Time Home Buyer Tax Credit program to include a subset of “move-up” buyers — homeowners that have owned and lived in their home for 5 of the last 8 years. The credit ranges up to $8,000 per buyer. There’s now just 7 weeks left to take advantage. To be eligible, home buyers must be under contract for a new home no later than April 30, 2010, and must be closed no later than June 30, 2010.