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New Program Provides Down Payment Help For Future Homeowners

Mayor Mitch Landrieu’s office announced a new program for New Orleans, in conjunction with Wells Fargo, to provide up to $15,000 in down payment assistance for low to middle-income home buyers.

The program is called New Orleans Neighborhood Lift.

There’s a two-day information session planned for January 31-Feb. 1 that requires registration.

For more information on the program, log on to https://www.wellsfargo.com/mortgage/lift/neighborhood.