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

Staff Insights: What’s It Like to Be a Homeownership Advisor?

October 19, 2017 HDF is thankful to have so many dedicated staff members. Today, we sit and chat with Roxana Ubillus, our Senior Homeownership advisor  about her work as a counselor and her life beyond HDF. As a homeownership advisor,… Read more

Top 6 Reasons Why Owning a House Can Make You Become Healthier

October 6, 2017 Have you ever wondered if owning a house could make you become healthier? It sounds unrelated, right? But we think that there’re a number of reasons why home ownership and health are related. Below are our top… Read more

5 Reasons Why Owning a Home is Better Than Renting

September 18, 2017 Are you one of those people debating if they should continue to rent or should start to think of buying a home? If yes, then read on! For some people, renting could be a better option than… Read more

HDF Receives Grants from Partners and Supporters in Summer 2017

August 30, 2017 This summer, HDF receives grants from our partners and supporters to finance our fist-time homebuyer programs and general operations. HDF is the proud recipient of a $447,000 grant from NeighborWorks America, a $10,000 grant from Webster Bank,… Read more

A Farewell to Our Summer Interns

August 17, 2017 Thanks our interns from FUTURE5 Stamford for a great summer’s worth of work! This year, our three interns Karl Augustin, Jennifer Midi, and Medinard Michel helped us out with the Finance department for almost three months! Thank… Read more

First-Time Homebuyers: What Kinds of Mortgages Are There?

Aug 3, 2017 When you’re thinking about buying a home, one of the first questions you might have is what kind of a mortgage to get – or even what types of mortgages there are! At HDF it’s our mission… Read more