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Prepare To Buy

Pathfinder Services HomeOwnership Center has helped thousands of individuals and families realize the dream of homeownership through first-time homebuyer programs, responsible loan options, homebuyer development, and homebuyer education. Our team members are trained and certified professionals who help potential homebuyers navigate the path to homeownership.

Preparing for HomeOwnership

Pathfinder Services HomeOwnership Center has a team dedicated to making sure those we served are prepared to purchase a home, are educated on available loan programs, are financially fit to take on a mortgage, can keep their budgets on track to sustain a home, and understand the homebuying process from pre-purchase to post-purchase and beyond.

What are the benefits of working with the Pathfinder HomeOwnership Center?

The certified staff of Pathfinder Services will guide and educate you throughout the process. We can help you become mortgage eligible by credit coaching, budgeting, advising, etc. We will also help you compare mortgage options to fit your needs.

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Affordable Housing: Paul Thang
First Time Homebuyer

Pathfinder Services HomeOwnership Center has certified counselors and licensed loan originators who will help people find all available first-time homebuyer options to determine the best choice.

First Time Homebuyer
Homebuyer Development

Pathfinder Services HomeOwnership Center has certified counselors who develop customized plans to help people prepare to purchase a home.

Homebuyer Development
Homebuyer Education

Pathfinder Services HomeOwnership Center has in-person and online programs to help those we serve gain the knowledge and confidence needed to purchase a home.

Homebuyer Education
Down Payment Assistance

SUMMARY HERE

Down Payment Assistance
Responsible Loan Options

Pathfinder Services HomeOwnership Center offers USDA Direct Loans for those with very low to low income and ISDA Guarantee Loans for those with low to moderate income.

Responsible Loan Options
Individual Development Accounts

Pathfinder Services HomeOwnership Center offers Individual Development Accounts (IDAs), which are matched savings accounts for those eligible to deposit money and receive a match up to four times that amount.

Individual Development Accounts
Build Credit

Pathfinder Services HomeOwnership Center helps people take the first steps toward financial stability through in-person and online money management workshops.

Build Credit

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Her daughter is in the Varsity Singers at Huntington North High School and her son is serving our country in the US Navy. Tosha is also a proud homeowner thanks to her hard work and guidance from the Pathfinder HomeOwnership Center, a NeighborWorks HomeOwnership Center.

Tosha contacted the Pathfinder HomeOwnership Center in March of 2014 to see if she might be able to afford to stop renting. Like…

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“Being a homeowner has taught me how to save a significant amount of money compared to renting.”
Tosha B.