Helping First-Time Homebuyers
Active for nearly 30 years, PHDA empowers low and moderate income families who dream of owning a home — through education, by helping them qualify for first-time homebuyer assistance, and by linking them to community resources. Bringing together concerned individuals, corporations, churches and government entities, we believe that helping families buy and maintain their first home is a first step to renewing neighborhoods. Learn more
If you’re a first-time homebuyer with a low to moderate income, PHDA exists for you. Find out more about who we serve and how we can help make the dream of home ownership a reality. Learn More
As a nonprofit organization, PHDA relies on the generosity of our friends to help support and expand our programs and services for low and moderate income homebuyers. Make a donation today!
Workshops and programs are available to help you understand your credit score, manage money, qualify for down payment and closing cost assistance as a first-time homebuyer, make home improvements, and more. Learn More
Through this new and developing program, PHDA will work to increase affordable homeownership options by rehabilitating the existing housing stock in the Borough of Wilkinsburg. Environmental sustainability within the community will be enhanced through the adoption of energy-efficient building standards. Initial implementation of the program will focus on the Princeton Park Community, border line of Forest Hills neighborhood accessible to the parkway east and west. Wilkinsburg’s received County Funding for redevelopment efforts in that area. Learn More