It’s hard not to laugh when viewing the results of the federal first-time home-buyer tax credit. The credit, worth up to $8,000 for the purchase of a home, has only been available since April of.

(President Obama has signed off on the bill approving of the extension of the $8,000 New Home Buyer Tax Credit until April 30, 2010) First-time home buyers aren’t instantly eligible for the tax break. There are a set of requirements you must meet in order to get the $8,000 tax credit on your first time homebuyer mortgage.

On a 98-0 vote, the Senate passed a measure to extend until April 30, 2010, an $8,000 tax credit for first time buyers that is scheduled. and send the measure to President Barack Obama, who is.

Mortgage News > Obama to sign homebuyer tax credit extension: Date: 11/06/2009 After weeks of debate Senate and House leaders are presenting an extension of the first-time home buyer tax credit for the President’s approval today.

In a report today by the Canton Daily Ledger in Canton, Illinois, Congressman Phil Hare (D-17th District) yesterday discussed the extension of the First-Time Home Buyer Tax Credit at a public meeting in Canton. During his remarks, Congressman Hare stated that President Obama said that he would sign the extension if it reaches his desk.

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NEW YORK ( — President Obama signed an extension and expansion of the first-time homebuyers tax credit on Friday. The $8,000 credit was scheduled to lapse on Dec. 1 but will now be in effect through the end of June. Homebuyers must sign a contract before April 30 and close by June 30.

President Barack Obama signed the "Worker, Homeownership and Business Assistance Act of 2009" into law on Friday, extending the first-time homebuyer tax credit as well as certain jobless.

The current deadline requires those buyers to close the transaction by June 30 to receive the $8,000 tax credit for first-time homebuyers. The Senate must still approve the measure before President.

The Obama administration is urging Congress to approve a limited extension of the first-time homebuyer tax credit, and a one-year extension of the temporary $729,750 loan limit in high-cost housing.

Homebuyer Tax Credit for Service Members And unfortunately Congress and successive administrations appear all too willing to recreate the very conditions that led to the disaster. President Obama today signed a $24 billion economic stimulus bill one of whose main features is an extension and expansion of a "temporary" first-time homebuyer tax credit worth up to $8,000 per household.