Company with Bellevue ties providing down payment for school employees to buy homes
BELLEVUE, Wash. - The American dream of buying a home can feel more like a fantasy when you live in the Puget Sound. According to Zillow, a median-income household will have to save almost 12 years to build a 20 percent down payment in the Seattle metro area. But one company with local ties is trying to combat high home prices by giving school employees money for that down payment.