HPAP/EAHP Application Counseling

HPAP/EAHP Application Counseling

Jan. 31, 2017 by

If you would like individual assistance in the process of applying for HPAP, EAHP and/or other DC DHCD funded home purchase programs then you should schedule an appointment at HCS.  Counselors can help you complete the program application and make sure

Pre-purchase Orientation

Pre-purchase Orientation

May. 28, 2014 by

The Pre-Purchase Orientation is a workshop that educates home buyers on topics critical to purchasing a home, including: Determining whether you are ready to buy and preparing for home purchase (considering your income, debt, credit, savings, and other factors) An

Money Matters / Financial Literacy Workshop

Money Matters / Financial Literacy Workshop

May. 28, 2014 by

A free financial literacy workshop on budgeting and credit to help you achieve your financial goals (including eventual home purchase). Topics include: Analyzing your finances and working with a budget Understanding, repairing, and improving your credit Avoiding predatory lending and

Pre-purchase Individual Counseling

Pre-purchase Individual Counseling

May. 28, 2014 by

Homebuyers should schedule a pre-purchase counseling session if they would like individual consultation during any stage of the home purchase process. HCS counselors can help you identify your potential price range, identify programs to make your purchase more affordable, review

Fair Housing/Predatory Lending Counseling

Fair Housing/Predatory Lending Counseling

May. 28, 2014 by

Do you believe you have been the victim of mortgage fraud, a loan scam, or discrimination in any aspect of the housing market? Then you should schedule a Fair Housing/Predatory Lending appointment. HCS counselors can help you understand your rights under

Financial/Credit Counseling

Financial/Credit Counseling

May. 28, 2014 by

Clients should schedule a Financial/Credit counseling session for help clearing up credit issues, developing a savings plan, budgeting, and/or addressing any other financial concern. HCS counselors review clients’ credit reports and finances and help identify concrete steps to improve their

HPAP / EAHP / NEAHP and other DHCD Homebuyer Programs

HPAP / EAHP / NEAHP and other DHCD Homebuyer Programs

May. 28, 2014 by

You may apply at HCS for HPAP, EAHP and other home purchase programs funded by the DC Department of Housing and Community Development (DHCD). These programs provide downpayment assistance in the form of gap financing and closing cost assistance to

Inclusionary Zoning (IZ) Program

Inclusionary Zoning (IZ) Program

May. 28, 2014 by

The Inclusionary Zoning (IZ) program of the District of Columbia allows income eligible households to purchase or rent housing at below market prices. The DC government provides incentives to developers to set aside certain units for low- to moderate-income households

Affordable Dwelling Unit (ADU) Counseling and Income Certification (By referral only)

Affordable Dwelling Unit (ADU) Counseling and Income Certification (By referral only)

May. 28, 2014 by

HCS counselors verify income and/or eligibility for the Affordable Dwelling Unit (ADU) program. This program allows eligible low- to moderate-income home buyers to purchase homes at below-market rates. More information on the ADU program is available on the DHCD website

Homebuyer Counseling and Training

Homebuyer Counseling and Training

May. 28, 2014 by

HCS helps homebuyers make informed decisions throughout the home purchase process. Whether you are just beginning to plan your home purchase or have already located a home you want to buy, HCS can help you take the next step. –