Bank of America Supports HDF with $7,500 Grant!

On August 29th, Bank of America awarded HDF a $7,500 grant to support our 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

HDF Quarterly News – Summer 2017 Newsletter

Sept 12, 2017 This past summer, HDF launched our two new home loan products: Project Reinvest and Statewide Downpayment Assistance. The loans are available to all residents in CT and 4 counties of NY state including Suffolk, Nassau, Rockland, and… 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

HDF hosted ‘Home In A Day’ Event in Norwich, CT

August 12, 2017 HDF staffs hosted ‘Home In A Day’ event in Norwich, CT. Sponsored by Liberty Bank, Home In A Day provided families with the opportunity to receive a free credit report, to speak to an experienced HDF Homeownership… Read more

HDF Staff Spend the Day Volunteering at The Open Door Shelter!

July 26, 2017 HDF staff participated in NeighborWorks America’s annual NeighborWorks Week, which brings together thousands of NeighborWorks Organizations to support other nonprofit organizations that strive to improve communities across the Country. This year, HDF partnered with the Open Door… Read more

HDF Quarterly News – Spring 2017 Newsletter

May 30, 2017 Highlights of the newsletter: This spring has been a season of growth and expansion for HDF. We secured $3.4 million award for NeighborWorks Reinvest project and started to implement our Statewide downpayment assistance programs in Connecticut. HDF… Read more

2017 Benefit Breakfast

2017 BENEFIT RAISES MORE THAN $60K FOR HOMEOWNERSHIP. May 25, 2017 – Friends and supporters of the Housing Development Fund gathered at the Hyatt Regency in Greenwich. This annual event brought together hundreds of community leaders who are connected with… Read more

SBD Donates $2,500 for FTHB Program

On March 9th, the Savings Bank of Danbury Foundation awarded HDF a $2,500 grant to support its First Time Home Buyer education and counseling Program. DF’s first time homebuyer counseling services are provided completely free of charge, and they’re designed… Read more

Cherry Street Lofts Groundbreaking

Janury 31, 2017 — HDF was excited to join partners and supporters for the groundbreaking of the new Cherry Street Lofts Project in Bridgeport’s West End.  “In many ways, this marks the rebirth of this part of the city,” said… Read more

HDF Quarterly News – Winter 2017 Newsletter

Jan 31, 2017 Highlights of the newsletter: HDF secures $12.6 million of grant for our SmartMove downpayment assistance program and $1.4 million of grant from the Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI) Fund to support all of our first-time homebuyer lending… Read more