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Community housing meeting set for June 18

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A public meeting on USDA housing opportunities will be held on Tuesday, June 18 at noon at City Hall in Crete to learn about Rural Development Housing Programs. Refreshments will be served.

This meeting is intended to offer information to families interested in living in rural communities and owning the own home or existing homeowners that need assistance with home repairs, in addition to information for lenders, realtors, community officials, major employers, state and federal partners, home builders, and other housing partners. Presenters are USDA Rural Development and Nebraska Investment Finance Authority (NIFA).

USDA’s Rural Development programs include: 100 percent home financing and subsidized Direct Homeownership Loan Program for very low and low income applicants; 100 percent home financing Guaranteed Homeownership Loan Program for up to moderate income applicants; and 100 percent owner-occupied home repair loans and grants for very low income applicants.

For more information contact (pdf flyer): 

  • Rural Development Housing Specialist Krista Mettscher, 402.437.5518, krista.mettscher@usda.gov,  www.rd.usda.gov/ne;
  • Nebraska Investment Finance Authority Outreach Program Manager, Elizabeth.fimbres@nifa.org, www.nifa.org;
  • City of Crete, City Administrator Tom Ourada


Crete City Hall
241 East 13th