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  • CHF Newsletter — August 2014 — 08/26/14
    1. CHF Celebrates Over 20 Years Supporting California Homebuyers
    2. CHF Platinum Gifts Thousands of Dollars in Grants to Homebuyers
    3. Over 1,200 Homeowners Energy Upgrade with CHF Assistance
    4. MCCs Provide Tax Credit and Help Homebuyers Qualify for Mortgage Loan
    5. Lenders, Realtors: Join us for Online Program Training


  • Press Release (CALIFORNIA) — 02/12/14
    1. CHF announced today an expansion of the CHF Platinum™ Down Payment Assistance Program, which provides a three to five percent grant toward down payment and closing costs for purchase of a new home. Homebuyers can now access the down payment assistance program when qualifying for fixed‐rate 30‐year Conventional Fannie Mae First Mortgages. (Read more)


  • Interview with CHF about CHF Programs — 11/21/13

  • Energy Program — Bulletin #2013-0424 — 04/24/13
    1. Energy Program Expands to Include Solar, Propane,
      Non-PG&E Customers

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For more than 20 years, California Home Finance Authority (CHF)* has offered eligible homebuyers mortgage loan programs featuring low interest rates and down payment and/or closing cost assistance in a variety of forms. More…

*The California Home Finance Authority (CHF) was formerly known as California Rural Home Mortgage Finance Authority Homebuyers Fund (or CRHMFA Homebuyers Fund). A formal name change is pending.