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HDC Awards Down Payment Assistance to Two Families

posted: Oct 12, 2012

 October 12, 2012 – The Holdrege Development Corporation (HDC) met Tuesday, October 9 and voted unanimously to approve two additional awards for down payment assistance at Lincoln Place.  Andrew and Calena Ohlson and Joshua and Toria Jones have been approved as the next recipients of the $25,000 award for the construction of their homes at Lincoln Place.  Amber Lewis, Executive Director of HDC, shared, “We are thrilled that the Ohlsons and the Jones have selected Lincoln Place for their new homes.  Even with these awards, HDC still has money available for down payment assistance and we want to give it away.  Anybody who is interested in buying and building their next home should visit with me about the opportunities at Lincoln Place.” 

Down Payment Assistance is available for income-eligible individuals and families who buy and build at Lincoln Place.  Annual gross income limits are: family of 1, $43,300; family of 2, $49,500; family of 3, $55,700; family of 4, $61,800; family of 5, $66,800; family of 6, $71,700.  Lincoln Place is funded in part by a grant from the New Neighborhoods Initiative of the Nebraska Department of Economic Development.  Down payment assistance is also available for employees of Allmand Brothers and the Phelps Memorial Health Center.

Lots are still available at Lincoln Place.  Lot sizes vary from under 6,300 square feet to almost 11,000 square feet and prices range from $10,000 to $16,000.  Amenities include a green space to the east which will have a hike trail.  Full information on available lots, sizes and prices is available on the website at For more information, contact Amber Lewis, Executive Director at 308-995-8733,, or stop into the Holdrege Housing office at 1422 12th Avenue.

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