‪NeighborWorks Boise is proud to be part of the NeighborhoodLIFT program in collaboration with Wells Fargo and NeighborWorks® America. Discover the possibilities of homeownership and find out if it’s right for you!
Come learn more at our events June 1 in Pocatello or June 3 in Boise!

The first 250 attendees at each event will receive a voucher for a $100 gift card for completing homebuyer education that can be redeemed after closing on a LIFT loan.

If you can’t attend these events, you can still take advantage of this opportunity. Visit our website beginning June 5 to learn about program eligibility and next steps.


Thursday, June 1, 10:00 AM to 7:00 PM
Idaho State University
921 S 8th Ave., Pocatello, ID
Saturday, June 3, 10:00 AM to 7:00 PM
Idaho Expo
5610 N Glenwood St., Boise, ID

Visit Wells Fargo’s LIFT Web Page Beginning Friday, May 12 to register:

Admission is free.

Free parking will be available.

LIFT allowed me to purchase a home when I otherwise would have been priced out.
-LIFT Homebuyer

LIFT made me more knowledgeable about home buying and better at money management.”
-LIFT Homebuyer

I have been trying to buy a home for 10 years, but never could afford one before LIFT. Now I’m living the dream I’ve always dreamed.”
-LIFT Homebuyer

NeighborhoodLIFT Program Information


Down-payment assistance for qualified buyers


Homebuyer and financial education to help buyers prepare for homeownership


Events to showcase area homes for sale

  • Provides eligible homebuyers with matching funds up to $7,500 in down payment assistance on qualified properties

  • Provides homebuyer education that will prepare you for finding and financing a home and for managing the financial responsibilities of homeownership

  • Assistance is not limited to first-time buyers

  • Borrowers’ annual income in combination with household size must be at or below the income limits set for the program in the county where they are purchasing

  • Properties qualified for the program must be:

    1. Located in the state of Idaho
    2. The primary, owner-occupied home of the buyer(s)
    3. A detached home, townhouse, condominium, 1-4 unit property, or Planned Unit Development

At the Launch Events You Can:

  • Meet with a Wells Fargo mortgage consultant to answer your mortgage home financing questions and possibly get help with a mortgage preapproval.
  • Meet with NeighborWorks Boise or NeighborWorks Pocatello to learn about program requirements and the steps necessary to qualify for a NeighborhoodLIFT down payment assistance grant. You can also get answers to questions you may have about additional local support and programs in the area.
  • Attend an educational homeownership or credit seminar
  • View area homes for sale in the Affordable Home Tour®
  • View homebuyer educational videos
  • Learn about financial basics and smart money management at the Hands on Banking® booth.
  • Gain insight on military and union member programs
  • Meet with city leaders and other representatives from the community

If you plan to meet with a Wells Fargo Home Mortgage Consultant to seek pre-approval for a mortgage, you should bring these documents.

Not able to attend launch event on June 1 or June 3? You can still take advantage of this opportunity. Visit our website beginning June 5 to learn about program eligibility and next steps.

If you have additional questions, visit our FAQ page.


NOTE: No closings may take place before July 19, 2017.



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