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!

We’re here to help!

NKCDC is talking with new and old housing clients, by phone and online. Our regular homebuyer workshops are being conducted online, several times a month.

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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

The Philadelphia Division of Housing & Community Development (DHCD) will provide up to 6% of sales price or $10,000 (whichever is less) for qualified participants to use toward a down payment or closing costs.

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Request a Housing Appointment

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

Request an Appointment

Pay for a Credit Report

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

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