The Mahoning Valley Urban Homeownership Incentive Program will provide $5,000 to a prospective homeowner to assist with purchasing a home. They get another $5,000 to fix the house if it has code violations.
Those eligible must work full-time for any nonprofit organization, Youngstown State University and its affiliates, or the city of Youngstown.
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