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$150,000 in City Home-Buying Incentives Available at ‘Buying Into Baltimore’

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On Sept. 26, Live Baltimore will host its final Buying Into Baltimore event of 2015, from which thirty $5,000 homebuying incentives will be made available. The event will include narrated bus tours of homes currently for sale in Baltimore City, as well as exhibitors from Baltimore City Housing, the State of Maryland, neighborhood and community groups, and the real estate industry. Additionally, a special workshop will feature information on the newly announced “Maryland Grand Slam” program. Buying Into Baltimore is a homebuying incentive, made possible by the City of Baltimore as part of its B-HiP Initiative.

WHAT: Buying Into Baltimore: $5,000 Homebuying Incentive Event

WHO: Live Baltimore, in partnership with Baltimore City Housing

WHEN: 8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m., Saturday, Sept. 26, 2015; workshops begin at 9 a.m., bus tours begin at 1 p.m.

WHERE: Baltimore Polytechnic Institute, 1400 W Cold Spring Lane, Baltimore, 21209

WHY: Attendance at this event will make homebuyers eligible for $5,000 in downpayment and closing cost assistance from the City of Baltimore. The thirty available incentives may be used toward homes anywhere in the city. The cost to attend is $10 with online registration at LiveBaltimore.com or $15 at the door. Full incentive details are available atLiveBaltimore.com. 

About Live Baltimore

Live Baltimore is a nationally recognized, independent nonprofit organization committed to promoting the benefits of Baltimore City living. Each year, Live Baltimore provides thousands of individuals with information on the city’s 250+ neighborhoods, rental living options, homebuying incentive programs, historic tax credits, and more. For more information, visit LiveBaltimore.com.

 

Up to $5,000 in Home Buying Assistance with Live Baltimore’s Buying into Baltimore Event

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Buying Into Baltimore

Buying Into Baltimore is a Home buying Incentive Event.  It offers participants a chance to meet with real estate experts and community organizations, sit in on home buying workshops, take a narrated bus tour of Baltimore neighborhoods, preview homes for sale, AND become eligible for up to $5,000 in home buying assistance including downpayment and closing cost for a home, anywhere in Baltimore City!

Buying Into Baltimore takes place twice annually: once in the spring or summer and once in the fall. Thirty incentive awards are available through each event, for a total of 60 Buying Into Baltimore awards each year. Individuals ready to make their home purchases and apply for an incentive, as well as those just beginning to research the home buying process, will benefit from this fun and informative event!

There are requirements and restrictions for using the Buying Into Baltimore incentive, please read the full incentive description and the event FAQsfor details.

REGISTRATION NOTES:

There is a $10 per person fee to pre-register for this event. Children under 10 are free. This fee applies to all participants, whether they tour homes on the narrated bus, drive themselves, or choose only to attend the exhibitor fair. All attendees of the event, over the age of 10, must be registered—even if they do not wish to qualify for the $5,000 incentive. No registration refunds will be given. Registration is available on the day of the event for a $15 per person fee, payable by cash or credit card.

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