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Improved NHT Home Grants For Low-Income Contributors

Sunday, September 9, 2012

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The National Housing Trust (NHT) is on a mission – more money, easier access and improved home grants for low-income contributors. You can now get better benefits from the NHT Home Grants facility. The non-repayable one-time grants are available for use in combination with NHT Homeowner’s loans to buy land or a residential property, or […]

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Special Interest Rate For Jamaican Public Sector (Government) Employees Who Are NHT Mortgagors

Monday, March 21, 2011

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Did you know that, effective July 1, 2010, public sector employees who are NHT mortgagors, will be granted a special 1% reduction in the interest charged on their loans for the next three years. This is in addition to the 1% interest rate reduction being offered to all NHT mortgagors. Outlined below, are procedures to […]

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Use Your NHT Contributions Refund To Finance A Deposit

Thursday, December 23, 2010

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Effective January 1, 2011, National Housing Trust (NHT) contributors may apply for a loan against NHT contributions that are being held on their behalf, in order to finance the deposit on a residential property which will be funded by way of an NHT mortgage. Annual contributions refunds will be applied for the repayment of this […]

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New NHT Policies Mean Bigger Loans, Lower Rates, More Options

Friday, December 17, 2010

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Three of the new polices recently announced by the National Housing Trust (NHT) are now in effect. These policies are: (1) the reduction in interest rates, (2) increase in loan limits, and (3) the removal of the 5% deposit on Scheme loans. Their effective date was May 1, 2010. Another policy which the NHT had […]

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How Young People Can Own Their Own Home Through The NHT

Friday, November 12, 2010

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The National Housing Trust (NHT) recently implemented certain changes that now make it easier for young professionals to own their own home. Here are the changes: Typically, the length of time that you’ve contributed to the NHT is one of the key factors used to determine whether or not an individual will qualify for a […]

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