Additional Resources

HUD Approved Housing Counseling Agencies:

The following HUD approved housing counseling agencies in Delaware County can provide advice on buying a home, renting, defaults, foreclosures, and credit issues:

Chester Community Improvement Project

23 E. 5th Street, Floor 2
Chester, Pennsylvania 19013
610-876-8663
www.cciphousing.org

- Home Improvement and Rehabilitation Counseling
- Mortgage Delinquency and Default Resolution Counseling
- Non-Delinquency Post Purchase Workshops
- Pre-purchase Counseling
- Pre-purchase Homebuyer Education Workshops
- Predatory Lending Education Workshops
- Rental Housing Counseling
- Rental Housing Workshops

Clarifi

8600 West Chester Pike, Suite 207
Upper Darby, Pennsylvania 19082
215-563-5665
www.clarifi.org

- Financial Management/Budget Counseling
- Mortgage Delinquency and Default Resolution Counseling
- Non-Delinquency Post Purchase Workshops
- Pre-purchase Counseling
- Pre-purchase Homebuyer Education Workshops
- Rental Housing Counseling
- Services for Homeless Counseling

Media Fellowship House

302 S. Jackson Street
Media, Pennsylvania 19063
610-565-0434
www.mediafellowshiphouse.org

- Mortgage Delinquency and Default Resolution Counseling
- Non-Delinquency Post Purchase Workshops
- Pre-purchase Counseling
- Pre-purchase Homebuyer Education Workshops
- Predatory Lending Education Workshops

Homeowner Resources:

The OHCD Homeowner Resource Guide provides a comprehensive list of programs and services that can help Delaware County’s low- and moderate-income homeowners.

Foreclosures:

The following state and federal programs are available to assist homeowners with questions about foreclosures.

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Homeowners Emergency Mortgage Assistance Program

Affordable Housing:

Assisted Housing Inventory - Since 1992 Delaware County has invested more than $28 million through HOME Investment Partnerships, Community Development Block Grant and local Affordable Housing Fund Program resources for the development of affordable housing units.

Delaware County Housing Authority (DCHA) - Operates Public Housing and Housing Choice Voucher Programs throughout Delaware County.

Chester Housing Authority (CHA) – Operates Chester Public Housing and Housing Choice Voucher Programs.

Pennsylvania Housing Finance Agency (PHFA) -provides a free and easy to use service to residents searching for affordable apartments in the Commonwealth. Information can be searched by city, county or zip code.

HomeHUBPA - An online, interactive mobile-friendly information clearinghouse for homeownership professionals—lenders, realtors, governmental officials, builders, housing counselors—to learn about and share resources to help clients obtain, retain or maintain a home.

 

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About Delaware County

Delaware County, presently consisting of over 184 square miles divided into forty-nine municipalities is the oldest settled section of Pennsylvania.


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