CDCU Success Story, September 2014
CDCU's impact on neighborhood and community revitalization and promoting family stability and self-sufficiency through homeownership is well-established, but it wasn't until CDCU was approached by a Detective from the Unified Police Department of Greater Salt Lake that we realized just how far-reaching an effect CDCU programs and services can have.
CDCU Success Story, June 2014
Nine years ago, Margarita Gerardo was working two jobs to support her family. She her two children were living with another family and wanted to have a home of their own.
CDCU Success Story, August 2013
Buying a home in today’s market can be challenging, especially for a first-time homebuyer on a limited budget making offers on homes against multiple homebuyers. With so many offers being made on the same home, many buyers are squeezed out of the bidding process early on and quickly find themselves back in search mode.
CDCU Success Story June 2013
Brandon and Carly Kerby were tired of moving and wanted a home of their own where they could settle down and raise their four daughters. Therefore, with a real estate agent at their side they began searching for a home not realizing at the time that an unexpected path would lead them to homeownership.
CDCU Success Story April 2013
A growing interest in making home repairs that also improve your family’s health and well being has been a catalyst for changing how Community Development Corporation of Utah develops home improvement projects and newly constructed homes. The Brown family project on Roberta Street in the City of South Salt Lake is a model for this new approach and the power of cooperating resources.
CDCU Success Story September 2012
Over 20 years ago, Walt and Cindy Cluett moved to Southern Utah and bought an older house they could fix up and make their own. As the years passed, Walt and Cindy invested a lot of time and money into making the house a great home for their five children, who are all grown now, and for the many foster children they would care for over the years. Then, late in 2009, life took an unexpected turn. Walt was laid off at work and Cindy’s earnings alone were not enough to pay all of the bills and the mortgage.
CDCU Success Story, July 2012
Tim and Sharon Lockwood are hard-working homeowners who never imagined they would be dealing with foreclosure. However, a series of unfortunate events left them on the difficult and unfamiliar path to saving their home.