Home Creations Meets MTV – Home Buyer Tax Credit…It’s The Final Countdown!

  As the April 30, 2010, home buyer tax credit deadline looms closer each day, the final countdown is quickly approaching. In case you haven’t heard the great news, just buy a home by April 30 and close by June 30, and the federal government will give you up to $8,000 tax-free money! To qualify, you must be a first-time home buyer, haven’t owned in three years or be a current homeowner who’s lived in your home for five of the last eight years. Wow – who can resist $8,000? Instead of putting our thoughts into words, our talented Home …

How Would Dorothy Spend Her Home Buyer Tax Credit?

My all-time favorite movie is “Wizard of Oz.” As a child of the 1960s, I watched this movie classic once a year when it came on television (the kind with three main channels and no remote controls). Fast forward to 2010, and to this day, I never get tired of watching Dorothy and her three friends travel down the yellow brick road on their way to Oz. Since Dorothy’s all-time famous line is “There’s no place like home,” I can’t help but wonder what Dorothy would have done if she qualified for the first-time home buyer tax credit. How would …