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Relief for military homeowners contained in stimulus package

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The financial strain affecting so many military families required to move in a bad housing market may soon be alleviated in the newly passed $787 billion stimulus package.


The stimulus -- signed into law by President Obama on Feb. 17 -- features a provision titled the Military Homeowners Assistance Program. HAP benefits will be extended to certain military homeowners who bought homes before July 1, 2006 and who sell the homes before Sept. 30, 2012, according to

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