Dreaming of Homeownership

Whether you are a prospective first time homebuyer, a renter dreaming of homeownership, a homeowner facing default, or interested in learning about home maintenance, CDCLI can help.  Our NeighborWorks® HomeOwnership Center offers grants, loans, training, and other assistance to help people achieve and sustain healthy homeownership, gain financial independence, and achieve their dreams.

First Time Homebuyer

Preparation for homeownership starts long before the purchase takes place.  CDCLI will help you to become mortgage-ready by educating you about the buying process, pitfalls to avoid, and available funding opportunities.  Register for a FREE First Time Homebuyer Orientation, and learn how CDCLI can help make your dream become a reality.

Online Homebuyer Education

Complete homebuyer education right at your desktop.

Down Payment & Closing Cost Assistance

CDCLI offers various products to eligible first time homebuyers to assist with down payments, closing costs, and home improvements.

Homes For Sale

New construction and rehabilitated homes are available for eligible first-time homebuyers. Check out what’s available!

Rent-to-Own Program

CDCLI purchases homes, rehabilitates them to a high quality standard, and rents them to families who commit to purchasing the home within 3 years.

Voucher Homeownership

Housing Choice Voucher recipients are eligible for subsidies and innovative financing in order to achieve homeownership.