Buying a Home in Arkansas

Welcome to the Arkansas State Resource Center. Whether you’re new to Arkansas, or a native, we have plenty of resources to help you get educated about buying or financing a home.

Arkansas Government Resources

Arkansas State Contractors Board
Verify claims, history, insurance, etc. of any licensed contractor in Arkansas.
Contractors Licensing Board Search

Arkansas Department of Environmental Quality
The best source for most environmental hazards. We also recommend that buyers research underground storage tanks if you are buying an older home that may have a buried heating oil tank.
Arkansas Dept of Environmental Quality

City Websites in Arkansas

City Government Websites
Websites for cities and towns in the State of Arkansas
City Websites in Arkansas

Arkansas School Ratings & Info

Arkansas Dept of Education
for information on schools and school “report cards.”
Arkansas School Report Cards

Arkansas Great Schools for Arkansas

Arkansas Grants & Homeownership Assistance

US Dept of Housing & Urban Development
Arkansas Homeownership Assistance

Arkansas Development Finance Authority
ADFA Housing Programs

Good Neighbor Next Door Program

Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Program that offers Police Officers, Fire Fighters, Emergency Medical Technicians, and Pre-K thru 12th Grade Teachers a 50% discount off the list prices of homes.

HUD Good Neighbor Next Door Program

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