Landlords who say no to Section 8 housing vouchers or disability checks when you pay the rent are breaking the rules. Fortunately you can do something about it.
Call 617-884-7568 to report your trouble or visit the Suffolk Law Housing Discrimination Testing Program web site at
Suffolk Law’s Housing Discrimination Testing Program (HDTP) is funded by a grant from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development to work in partnership with the Boston Fair Housing Commission to eliminate housing discrimination in the Boston metro area through testing, enforcement and education.
Let’s get right to it:
In high-priced housing markets, a home for $500,000 would require an ideal $100,000 down payment. Who has $100k laying around? Not too many people right.
house with a huge porch in Newport RI
Well, if you are a teacher or eligible professional, here’s an option to consider:
If the house cost $500,000 in high priced market Downpayment required is $50,000 You put $50,000 down A Chan Zuckerberg co-funded LANDED initiative pays $50,000 The balance is $400,000 ( ya need a mortgage ) The funder arranges the $400,000 mortgage The mortgage is paid every month by ( ) Landed.com you live there MORTGAGE FREE, just pay utils, upkeep, overhead. years pass by House is sold for for $550,000 Why not: teacher or busy professionals moves on Profit is $50,000 ( $550,00 minus $500,000 original cost) Landed.com keeps 75% of the sales profit Teacher/Professional keeps 25% of the sales profit That’s it! # the end