One of the frequently asked questions we receive is, "Do I qualify?" The Teacher Next Door Program was designed to increase home ownership among teachers, support community development and increase access to affordable housing, free from discrimination. It was also designed to be much more inclusive and impose far fewer restrictions, than HUD's Good Neighbor Next Door Program. (Which only includes classroom teachers, police, fireman and EMT's.) Teacher Next Door currently has grants and down payment assistance available for ALL school employees. The above list is just an example of those who qualify. You may purchase ANY home on the market through Teacher Next Door, not just HUD homes.In order to see how much you qualify for, simply click apply now and complete the short pre-application. Your personal financial information is not collected on the pre-app and there is no credit check.Teacher Next Door is also the administrator of several other programs, including Nurse Next Door. For a full list of programs available, CLICK HERE.APPLY NOWReviews
Congratulations to JJ Sayson of Phoenix, AZ! JJ works in sports medicine at GCU and was able to utilize the Nurse Next Door Program and grants to realize his dream of home ownership. Thank you JJ for sharing your photo with us. We wish you all the best.
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Congratulations to the Green Family, of Indianapolis, IN! We would like to wish you and your family many happy new memories in your new home!
"Working with Samantha was such an amazing Experience! As a first-time home buyer, saying I was a bit lost was an understatement. Sam was extremely clear, so I knew exactly what to expect before anything happened. She made sure I felt comfortable at every point. Her communication skills were top-notch throughout the entire process. I could not be happier with my choice. Samantha killed it!"
Kelsey ChenowethDamascus, MD
"Brian went above my expectations. He dealt with all my questions...and I had a lot. He walked be through the process of buying a home, gave advice, was knowledgeable, patient and helped me even when it was past "business hours" to get things accomplished. Danielle was also a God send. I'm so grateful! I actually have a home now thanks to this team! Thank you from the bottom of my heart!"
Melissa MelendezOrlando, FL
"The American dream is to own your own home and I'm so thankful to Sean and his Team for helping make this a reality for me! They made the process smooth and simple. They were always available and responsive if I had any questions and were able to work with the unique challenges of my situation. 10/10 would recommend to anyone!
Carissa HawesLexington, KY
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"Phil was very helpful throughout this home buying process. He and his team worked together efficiently to ensure that I was up to date and informed about everything. Communication was key throughout this process and everything ran smoothly. I am very thankful for Phil and his team's hard work!"Brittany BurnsAtlanta, GA_________________________________________
"Everyone was super helpful with walking us through the process of purchasing our first home! Thank you so much!"Hannah O'NeilWellsboro, PA________________________________________
"Kevin worked tirelessly to find us the best options possible. He tailored the services specifically to our needs. He answered all of my questions and responded usually within the hour. He made us feel very secure about our purchase."Heather WilliamsPlano, TXRead 100's of Teacher Next Door Program Buyer ReviewsAPPLY NOW
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and his team from the Teacher Next Door Program have been a blessing to my
family and myself in the hunt for finding a place I can call home. They have
made the process simple and go step by step to alleviate any stress along the
way. Thanks to the Teacher Next Door Program, I can now say I am a Homeowner!! If you are looking to buy a house or refinance, this program is for you! Excellent customer services, and very knowledgeable individuals."
Alesha LyleSouth Yarmouth MARead 100's or Teacher Next Door Program ReviewsAPPLY NOW
"The team was absolutely amazing. I have never worked with a team of professionals that was supportive as with The Teacher Next Door Program. I always felt respected and treated with dignity from the first phone call to the last walk through. I was educated along the way and I was given choices in my process. This is important because I didn't feel pressured to just sign something or just say yes to anything. Sheff always made himself available to me. I really felt like I had a team working with me, with my interests first instead of feeling rushed or pressured to sign papers just to close another deal. I will always recommend The Teacher Next Door Program to any teacher. HUGS AND SHOUT OUTS TO SHEFF, APRIL, KYRA & anyone who had a helping hand in my process. Thank you all,
"Brian and him team were excellent!"
"When I started the journey to buy a home, I did not have much faith that I would qualify for anything. I am a single mom, school teacher living on a budget, and didn't have any credit history. Samantha Wallace mentored me through the home buying process and gave me the confidence that I needed to keep moving forward in perusing my family's dream home. She advised me through every step necessary in order for me to qualify for an affordable option that met my needs. For an entire year she called me once a week and touched base; never rushing or giving up on me. Sometimes her phone calls were business oriented, sometimes she was offering advice, and sometimes she was just a friend offering me emotional support because the home buying process is stressful. I am so happy to announce that my family now owns our dream home. I feel like Samantha made it all happen. I will forever be grateful for her and all the things she has done for my family. Samantha Wallace is a dream maker!"
"Jose was extremely knowledgeable and made the process so painless and easy to understand."
"Smooth Transaction. Very professional."
"Overall great experience! Definitely made the home buying process easy."
"Samantha was great to work with. She was fast & efficient, In this fast paced market that we are in right now, it’s very important for me to be able to get a quick response. She was always available - even on the weekends. Although we were several states away, this process was seamless I look forward to working with Samantha in the future.
Esther LigonDetroit, MI