First-Time Home Buyer Tax Credit

July 1, 2010

Tax Credit Extension Approved!


From: Vicki Cox Golder, 2010 NAR President

Date: July 1, 2010

Re: NAR Update:  Tax Credit Deadline Extended; Flood Insurance Program Reinstated

Dear fellow REALTORS®,

I am happy to report that Congress has passed a bill extending the Homebuyer Tax Credit closing deadline to September 30 ...

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June 18, 2010

Home Buyer Tax Credit Still Not Over

If you think the home buyer tax credit is over and done with, think again…

Although the home buyer tax credit expired on April 30th, buyers with signed contracts have until June 30th to complete their purchases. With that deadline just around the corner an estimated 180,000 consumers are ...

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June 15, 2010

Home Buyer Tax Credit Leads to more Fallout

Looks like the Trickle Down effect is actually Trickling UP!

An recent Associated Press article shows home builders less confident in housing market:

WASHINGTON — Home builders are losing confidence in the housing market now that government incentives that spurred home sales have ended.

The National Association of Home Builders ...

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June 25, 2009

Tax Credit for Homebuyers Could Expand

Businesses and lawmakers hope to expand the first-time home buyer tax credit.
The first-time home buyer tax credit, which provides first-time buyers with $8000 in tax credits, is set to expire on December 1, 2009. The tax incentive was created as part of the economic stimulus package in an effort ...

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