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Your Turn topples the down payment barrier

New loan program for low-income homebuyers aims to remove their biggest barrier to home ownership.

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Ten steps to a 'project-ready' ROC

Proper planning can ease the stress of resident-owned community infrastructure projects.

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Quality early childhood education offers economic benefit for NH

A new report analyzes the economic cost and benefits of funding evidence-based early-childhood programs in N.H.

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Thinking about your spring cleaning projects?

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Plan, shop first and share for a more-cleansing spring cleaning experience.

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Infrastructure is the backbone of every ROC

More than any other asset of a resident-owned community, its infrastructure must be monitored and maintained.

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Cooperative spirit still going strong in New Hampshire

New Hampshire's food cooperatives invest some of their savings in ways that promote affordable housing cooperatives, like resident-owned communities (ROCs).

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Security: No small gift in an uncertain world

The education, training, and technical assistance we provide sets our borrowers up to make better financial decisions for the rest of their lives.

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Top 10 reasons to make a year-end gift to the NH Community Loan Fund

#1: Opportunity. For all. It's what we believe in. It's what we do.

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Our top five blogs of 2016

Our top five blog posts of 2016 illustrate the need for the work we do.

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Education or permanent lending? Which would you choose?

Donors here can choose whether to direct their gifts to borrower education and training, or to our permanent fund.

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Transforming lives, transforming communities

Success stories

Once adrift, family settles into a home of its own

After 13 moves in 16 years, "I felt like we were drifting," says Donna Legare. But with no credit, how could they ever buy a home?
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Save! In just 10 days, community avoids the auction block

Residents of a North Country manufactured-home park rallied quickly to save their homes and their community.
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Loan consolidation spells well-deserved raises for teachers

Customized financing helped Tilton early-education center save money and give teachers raises.
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A construction loan puts Asian market back in business

A ethnic market owned by a refugee family was itself homeless for three years. A timely loan helped it reopen, bigger and better than ever.
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Investments deepen Endowment's impact

“Investing in the Community Loan Fund is really awesome because it’s tested, predictable, it’s giving us return, and it passes the test of financial...
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