Buy or Repair a Rural Home
Rural Housing Service
U.S. Department of Agriculture. Rural Development.
These housing programs help rural individuals with puchasing a home or needed housing repairs.
Weatherization Assistance Program
U.S. DOE. Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Office.
"The Weatherization Assistance Program enables low-income families to permanently reduce their energy bills by making their homes more energy efficient." State Contacts
Rebuilding Together: Helping Homeowners Live in Warmth, Safety and Independence
Helping low-income elderly and the disabled with home repairs.
Buying a Home
U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.
Step-by-Step home buying information and housing programs for individuals.
State Housing Finance Agencies
National Council of State Housing Agencies.
Provides a listing of State Housing Agencies that assist individuals with purchasing a home.
Home Loan Program for Veterans
Department of Veterans Affairs.
Provides a listing of homeowner guides and information on home programs for Veterans and a link to regional home centers.
Habitat for Humanity
Habitat for Humanity International.
A nonprofit, housing organization that "builds and rehabilitates simple, decent houses with the help of the homeowner (partner) families. Habitat houses are sold to partner families at no profit and financed with affordable loans."