Ocean State Grad Grant now available for recent graduates!

NEW! Recent graduates can now purchase a home in Rhode Island and receive up to $7,000 toward their down payment!

Here's what you and your customers need to know:
  • available to qualified borrowers who have graduated within the last 36 months from an accredited academic institution
  • a forgivable down payment grant of up to $7,000 for 3.5% of a home's purchase price
  • those who take advantage of this offer may be eligible for closing cost assistance
Visit GradGrant.org for details, and don't forget to be part of the conversation: #OSGradGrant 
In Case You Missed It... 

Governor Gina Raimondo appeared on The Rhode Show on Tuesday, October 6, to expand on this exciting new partnership. Check out her interview to learn more!

Contact the Loan Center today to:
  • schedule training on products and services
  • pre-approve your customers
  • show you how your clients can finance 100%
  • learn about closing cost and down payment assistance
  • answer any questions you may have

Jay Guthin

About Rhode Island Housing


Since 1973, Rhode Island Housing has worked together with dedicated industry professionals to help more than 60,000 Rhode Islanders purchase their first home. What sets us apart is our ability to provide 100% financing, closing cost assistance and, in some cases, no mortgage insurance. In addition to our lending services, we are committed to providing your clients education and guidance to help them realize the dream of owning a home.

Click here to see our 2014 Annual Report.

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Rhode Island Housing's Ocean State Grad Grant is the only program of its kind in New England! Make sure you have the tools and info you need to help your customers!
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Homebuyer Education prepares homebuyers for the exciting transition to homeownership. Learn more about our program offerings here!
And, because we all know how busy life can be, we also offer an online Homebuyer Education option in English and Spanish!