Buying a Home in New Jersey

Welcome to the New Jersey Resource Center. Whether you are new to New Jersey, or a native, we have plenty of resources to help you get educated about buying or financing a home.

City Websites in New Jersey

You’ll find countless helpful resources and contact information for your questions at the local level.

City & Community Websites in New Jersey

New Jersey School Ratings & Info

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

New Jersey Great Schools for New Jersey

Property Research & Inspection Tools in New Jersey

New Jersey Association of Realtors Environmental Resources Guide:

Radon, Underground Storage Tanks, Mold, Flooding, more.
NJAR Environmental Hazards

Home Loan & Down Payment Assistance in New Jersey

US Dept of Housing & Urban Development: New Jersey Homeowner Assistance
HUD: Homebuyer Assistance in New Jersey

New Jersey Housing & Mortgage Financing Agency
Programs for first time home buyers, fixup loans, and Police & Firemen’s Retirement System (PFRS) Loan
NJ Housing & Mortgage Finance Home Buyer Programs FAQ

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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