Become A Homeowner
It takes knowledge and resources to become a successful homeowner.
“I’m secure. I feel planted and I know I never have to move again. This is the first time in 10 years that I have been warm. I go into the kitchen, and it is warm. I go into the bedroom and it is warm. What a wonderful feeling.” ~ A 51 year-old first-time homebuyer
NeighborWorks Great Falls offers individual counseling sessions to prepare homebuyers for the many facets of the home buying process and to assist homebuyers after they have become homeowners. Find out which four numbers matter the most. Click here to watch a video.
- Credit Repair
- Debt Reduction
- Guidance on the homebuying process
Pre-purchase counseling and guidance includes financial information and advice on repairing your credit record, budgeting and working with creditors.
Post-purchase guidance includes foreclosure prevention counseling and home rehab counseling, as well as reverse mortgage counseling for seniors.
NeighborWorks Great Falls (NWGF) offers a monthly Homebuyer Education. The purpose of the class is to teach potential homeowners about the process of purchasing a home.
NeighborWorks Great Falls offers loan programs that enable individuals and families of lower and moderate income to achieve the American Dream of homeownership.
Eligibility for all programs depends on income, number of people in the family, and credit worthiness.
If your credit is not so perfect...The lending institutions that provide loans to buy homes have specific credit requirements. NeighborWorks Great Falls can educate and counsel buyers to bring them to "mortgage readiness." Sometimes, families can make a house payment for the same cost as their rent payments.
For more information, please send us an email or call us at 761-5861.