Submitted by Mary Burrell, Operations Manager, Pinellas County Communications
Wednesday, August 29th, 2012, 3:17pm
The Housing Finance Authority of Pinellas County has lowered the interest rate on its First-Time Homebuyers Program to 3.75 percent.
The 30-year, fixed-rate mortgage program is for individuals in Pinellas, Pasco and Polk counties who have never owned a home, have not owned a home in the last three years or are veterans.
Down payment and closing cost assistance is also available with the Home Key Plus 2nd mortgage. Rates and terms vary. Borrowers must have a minimum credit score of 640 and are required to take a free homebuyer education class.
Tampa, Florida-- "Life is coming at me like a firehose!" That's how Ann Romney describes her life right now. She is a very busy woman, attending several events Wednesday, after her speech late Tuesday evening at the Tampa Bay Times Forum.
She started her day at a 'Women for Romney Victory' breakfast in Tampa, giving the women a peek into the Romney family.
Submitted by Kristin Weber, Web Producer, 10News In Your Neighborhood
Tuesday, August 28th, 2012, 9:38am
Pinellas County, Florida -- Volunteers are desperately needed to deliver hot, nutritious meals to the homebound in Pinellas County.
Volunteering for the Neighborly Meals on Wheels program is a hands-on, front line experience. If you have 1-and-a-half hours in the afternoon to help in your own neighborhood, you could help improve someone’s life and make a real difference in this critical area of need.