Our mission at Divvy is to make homeownership accessible to everyone, but in order to do so, we must understand the historical practices that have led to mass housing injustice. At Divvy, we are committed to taking a hard look at the housing industry to understand the role systemic racism has played, the state of… Continue reading Understanding and Dismantling Systemic Racism in Housing, Part 2
While rent to own programs can be a great fit for some people, it all depends on what’s in the contract. So, you’re interested in a “rent to own” program? That probably means you are an aspiring home buyer who has been declined for a mortgage or who simply needs a little more time to save… Continue reading The Pros and Cons of Rent to Own
When you have a low credit score, it can be harder to get a mortgage, but don’t give up -- there are still ways for you to buy a home. Applying for a mortgage with a bad credit score can be incredibly difficult and frustrating. At times, it might feel like the system is just not… Continue reading How to Buy a Home with Bad Credit?
Today, we’re very excited to officially launch our new brand. We hope you like it. (We sure do.) You’ll notice a refreshed look on our website. But this is about more than just new colors and new words. Divvy’s new brand represents who we are, our mission, our customers, our agents, and our team --… Continue reading Meet The New Divvy
In this blog post, we examine the programs that are available to home buyers in the 7 states where Divvy operates. It’s not always easy to buy a home today, especially since home prices have appreciated in recent years while rents and other expenses have also increased. That can make it tricky to save up… Continue reading A Guide to Home Buying Assistance Programs