For those of my followers who may not be aware, I wanted to write a quick note about a new Connecticut state program providing forgivable down payment assistance to low and moderate-income homebuyers. This is truly a good deal for those who are looking to try and escape from ever-increasing rents, and adds fuel to the “why rent when you can own?” fire. The program was announced in June of this year. How Much Money is available for Down-Payment Assistance via a CHFA Loan in Connecticut? Connecticut is providing forgivable down-payment assistance in a new program via CHFA loans. The program provides for up to