Pre-Purchase / First Time Home Buyer Counseling


Our HUD approved housing counselor will help you evaluate your credit, set up a budget, and discuss financing options and housing grant opportunities. Together, you will prepare a plan for accomplishing your goals. Counseling consists of meeting in person or over the telephone one-on-one with a counselor. The counselor will focus on credit readiness, affordability, down payment, working with a lender, working with a realtor, selecting a home, offers and closings, and home maintenance.

Post-purchase Counseling


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Counseling sessions are available by appointment only. Call us at 330.376.6191 to schedule an appointment.

Our HUD approved housing counselor will meet with you one-on-one to review your specific needs and outline a plan of action.