Green Awning Real Estate
Scott and Shelley Rounds

The Renter’s Dilemma

Renter's DilemmaFor many renters, the prospect of purchasing a home might seem daunting – if not altogether impossible. Forty-six percent of consumers rent because they cannot afford to buy. In 2015, more than $50,000 in down payment assistance funding helped prospective homeowners in California. Of the 445 total programs in California, 74% are direct down payment assistance programs, and 27% have no -first-time buyer requirement.