Joplin is now offering a Homebuyer Assistance Program (J-HAP) to help repopulate the tornado affected area of Joplin. This programs grants funds that were received from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development- Disaster Recovery to assist people buying homes in this designated area.
There are income limits but, for a family of 4 not making more than $60,700 annually, you may be eligible to receive up to $30,000 of Forgivable Loan.
You can pick up a application packet at Economic Security Council Office located at 302 S. Joplin Ave. Joplin, MO.
To assist you in finding a home that will qualify for this loan, please give me a call at 417-825-1042.