Philadelphia Housing Authority: Scattered Site Homeownership

PHA residents of scattered sites are offered the opportunity to purchase the home they currently occupy through the Scattered Sites Homeownership Program, also know as Section 5(h). To find out more, click here . Contact: Homeownership Division Phone: 215-684-8914 URL: http://www.pha.phila.gov/resident-services/homeownership/section-5(h)-homeownership.aspx Additional Information: Please see

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Tri County Housing Development Corp: Affordable Housing Development and Rehab

Tri-County HDC is a not for profit certified Community Housing Development Organization (CHDO) that promotes and develops affordable housing for low & moderate income individuals & families through rehabilitation, redevelopment, as well as new home construction projects. To find out

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Delaware County Office of Housing & Community Development: First Time Homebuyer Program

The Delaware County Homeownership 1st Program provides up to $5,000 for down payment and closing cost assistance to eligible low/moderate income households interested in purchasing their first home in Delaware County. Contact: Carol Murdock Catania Phone: 610-891-5425 Email: cataniac@co.delaware.pa.us URL: Media

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Mon Valley Initiative: Housing Counseling Program

MVI’s Housing Counseling Program provides services in individual and group settings to help clients achieve and maintain homeownership.  Click here to learn more. Contact: Jonathan Weaver Phone: 412 464 4000 ext 4008 Email: jweaver@monvalleyinitiative.com URL: http://www.monvalleyinitiative.com/home-buying-guidance/housing-counseling-program/ Additional Information: Please contact MVI

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Cumberland County Housing and Redevelopment Authorities: PHFA approved Cumberland County First Time Home Buyer Workshop

The Cumberland County Housing and Redevelopment Authorities in partnership with the Pennsylvania Housing Finance Agency present the Cumberland County First Time Homebuyer’s Workshop. This workshop meets the requirements of and provides information for Cumberland County’s Affordable Housing Trust Fund Down

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Montgomery County Department of Housing & Community Development: Montgomery County First Time Homebuyers Program

Up to $10,000 in closing cost assistance is available to eligible first time homebuyers within Montgomery County, PA. .  Click here to learn more. Contact: Housing Programs Manager Phone: 610-278-3540 Email: kspringe@montcopa.org URL: www.montcopa.org/mchcd Additional Information: Program is 15 year silent second mortgage.

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Pennsylvania Assistive Technology Foundation: Assistive Technology (AT) Loans, Including Accessible Home Modifications.

Pennsylvania Assistive Technology Foundation offers no or low-interest loans so that people with disabilities and older Pennsylvanians can purchase the AT that they need to maintain or increase independence. Examples of AT include ramps, roll-in shower, widened doorways, stair glides,

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Fulton Mortgage Company: Homebuyer Advantage Plus (First-Time Homebuyer Program)

Portfolio first-time homebuyer program offering a low down payment and expanded qualifying ratios. Can be used in conjunction with other closing cost and down payment assistance programs. To find out more, click here . Contact: Rob Hironimus Email: rhironimus@fultonmortgagecompany.com Phone: 717-327-2609

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PHFA: PENNVEST

Pennvest assists eligible homeowners who need to repair or replace their individual on-lot septic system OR to connect for the first time to a public sewer system. This product has a low interest and provides up to $25,000 with a

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WesBanco Bank, Inc: WesBanco’s Freedom Mortgage Loan

Freedom from rent; freedom to own; financial flexibility to buy or refinance a home! To find out more, contact Don Wargo (information below). Contact: Don Wargo Email: dwargo@wesbanco.com Phone: 412-902-3127 Additional Information: Purchase or Refinance; Maximum LTV 97%; No Mortgage Insurance Required; 15 or 30 year fixed rate; 3% sellers

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Oakland Planning & Development Corporation (OPDC): Affordable Homeownership Opportunities

OPDC offers affordable homeownership opportunities to owner-occupants in the Oakland neighborhood of Pittsburgh, PA. Through our rehab-to-resale program, we purchase and renovate properties, and sell them with a five-year owner-occupancy contract to encourage neighborhood stability. Special financing is available from

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Affordable Housing Centers of Pennsylvania: Housing Counseling

Affordable Housing Centers of Pennsylvania is a HUD Housing Counseling agency that performs pre-purchase counseling and foreclosure prevention services in the Greater Philadelphia region. Our mission is to increase and preserve homeownership opportunities for low to moderate-income households. To find

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The Pittsburgh Project: Home Improvement Services for Elderly and Those with Disabilities

The Pittsburgh Project Home Repair Ministry deploys more than 2,000 volunteers (mostly middle and high school students), along with technical support to provide minor repairs including: painting, drywall and carpentry for owner-occupied homes of those who physically or financially cannot

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