HDF Finished Lending HomeLIFT New Haven Loan Fund

January 10th, 2018 All HomeLIFT downpayment assistance funds have been fulfilled. HomeLIFT is a national program from Wells Fargo and NeighborWorks America. It provides eligible home buyers with a $15,000 in 0%, forgivable loan to purchase a home in New… Read more

Staff Insights: Meet the Person You See Her Face in HDF’s Flyers!

January 10, 2018 Have you seen the recent flyers of HDF loan products? Then you might see the face of Alba Castillo, our Business Development Specialist! Alba connects HDF with the outside world and hosts outreach events. Today, we chatted… Read more

2016-2017 Annual Report Has Been Published

January 5th, 2018 HDF’s 2016-2017 Annual Report is finally ready. To read the 2016-2017 Annual Report, please see HERE. The 2016-2017 Annual Report covers HDF’s achievement in multifamily affordable housing development in CT, and statistics from our homebuyer counseling service,… Read more

M&T Bank Foundation Donates $15,000 to HDF for First Time Homebuyer Program

January 2nd, 2018 M&T Bank Foundation awarded HDF a $15,000 grant to support its First Time Home Buyer education and counseling Program. HDF’s First Time Homebuyer counseling services are provided completely free of charge, and they’re designed specifically to help… Read more

Staff Insights: Meet HDF’s Grant Manager

December 27, 2017 HDF staffs are all busy, but we’re lucky today because we are here chatting with our Grant Manager Elizabeth (Liz) Frost. Liz joined HDF in 2016. Meet Liz! What is your typical day like at HDF? If… Read more

Staff Insights: Meet HDF’s Closing and Syndication Manager

December 13, 2017 Home loan products are integral to the what HDF does as an organization. So today we sat and chatted with our Closing and Syndication Manager Winifred Bailey – who has been with HDF for 10 years –… Read more

Homebuyer Testimonial: Elizabeth S.

November 9, 2017 Are you interested in HDF’s first-time homebuyer programs but not sure what to expect? Are you interested in buying your first home but don’t know where to start? Hear what Elizabeth, an HDF homeowner since 2016, has… Read more

Staff Insights: Meet the Person Who Will Greet You to HDF

November 29, 2017 Everyone who comes to HDF Stamford office must have talked to our front desk officer Jada Williamson. She probably will welcome you or answer your phone calls, but do you know how her day at HDF is… Read more

Staff Insights: Meet Our Homebuyer Counseling Support Specialist

November 16, 2017 Have you ever wondered what it is like to work in the real estate industry? Then read on! Today, we had a chance to talk with our homebuyer counseling support specialist  Wanda Smiling. Wanda has a load… Read more

The Goodnow Fund Donates $10,000 to HDF for FTHB program

November 2nd, 2017 On November 2nd 2017, the Goodnow Fund awarded a $10,000 grant to HDF. The grant will support HDF’s first time home buyer education and counseling program through 2018. HDF’s first time homebuyer counseling services are provided completely… Read more