Pennsylvania Home Buyer

First Time Home Buyer Classes in Mercer County

Mercer County PA mapAdvantage CCS
Are you ready to be a homeowner? Will your credit score and credit history be acceptable to a lender? Are you a bit apprehensive about the home buying process? If so, call Advantage CCS and schedule a one on one counseling session with a housing counselor. Advantage has a skilled team of home buying councilors who will review your credit report and analyze your income to determine whether you are ready to meet with a mortgage loan officer. The home buying counselors will answer any questions you have regarding the purchase of a home and homeownership. And here’s the best part . . . the counseling session is absolutely FREE. Advantage CCS is an approved Pennsylvania Housing Finance Agency counseling partner.

Advantage CCS
1-888-511-2227 / 1-888-511-2227
2403 Sidney St
Pittsburgh PA 15203

Neighborworks Western PA
710 Fifth Ave
Pittsburgh PA 15219

The Affordable Housing Centers of PA are here to help you learn about the home buying process. Accredited councilors will help you understand the home buying process.

Home buyer counselingThe Affordable Housing Centers of PA offers first time home buyer classes. Two classes are held each month. Prospective home buyers must call and register at least one week in advance. After attending a workshop, homebuyers will receive one-on-one counseling.

The one-on-one housing counseling session will provide information on the following topics:
- Budget Counseling
- Credit Building and Repair Counseling
- Review of Mortgage Documents
- Referral to grant programs that will soften the up-front costs for homeownership

First Time Homebuyer Workshops are on the following days:
Second Saturday of every month - 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Fourth Tuesday of every month - 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Affordable Housing Centers of PA
846 N Broad St
Philadelphia PA 19130

Butler County Homeownership Program
114 Woody Dr
Butler PA 16001

Center for Family Services, Inc.
213 W Center St
Meadville PA 16335

Community Action Partnership of Mercer County
75 S Dock St
Sharon PA 16146

Community Action Partnership of Mercer County
109 South Sharpsville Avenue; STE B
Sharon PA 16146

Housing Opportunities of Beaver County
282 East End Ave
Beaver PA 15009

Credit repair