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ISU Extension and Outreach CED Helps Iowa Communities with Housing Needs Assessments

September 14, 2017, 12:20 pm | Greg Wallace

For many Iowans, their home is the largest, most important investment they’ll ever make. But if their local community is struggling, they may have a hard time getting the value they need when they’re ready to sell. ISU Extension and Outreach works with Iowa communities to paint a true picture of local housing needs. It's an important service for any town that wants to remain vibrant.

‘A Place of Your Own’ Homebuyer Education Prepares Consumers

July 5, 2017, 7:54 am | Carol Ehlers, Laura Sternweis

Before checking if the furniture fits, anyone looking to buy that first home needs to know if the budget fits. “A Place of Your Own,” from ISU Extension and Outreach, is an online course that provides consumers with decision making tools on whether now is a good time to buy a home.