The governments in many countries around the world are interested in helping their citizens find appropriate housing. There are many different programs that are available for individuals who are interested in buying a home, who are struggling to pay for their home and need help or who are trying to do repairs on their home. There are lots of different grants, loans and other types of resources out are available for these individuals. When an individual is working with a real estate manly agent, it would be a good idea for them to ask about some of these programs. Or they may have to do their own research.