Housing Services Buying a Home

Buying a Home


Since 1985, NKCDC’s housing advisors have helped thousands of Philadelphians buy their own home, and we can help you too!

Homebuyer Workshops

The First Time Homebuyer workshop is a free, four-hour online class. Each workshop features a lender, a realtor, a home inspector and a housing advisor from NKCDC. Sign up for a workshop to receive expert advice on your home purchase process!

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Down Payment Assistance

NOTE: Unfortunately, the Philly First Home grant program is being suspended. Only those that have completed their counseling and have an executed agreement of sale dated by August 26, 2020 will be eligible. However, other assistance may be available. Please continue to check this website and talk to your housing advisor for more information.  

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Request a Housing Appointment

Schedule free, personal assistance with one of our certified housing advisors, by phone or online!

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Pay for a Credit Report

If your housing appointment requires a credit report, please pay for your report here.

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