Programs & Services
Nazareth Housing Makes Houses Into Homes Nazareth Housing Development Corporation takes abandoned or foreclosed homes and drastically rehabilitates them into habitable comfortable and AFFORDABLE homes. We often have subsidies which can be applied to your end loan to make these homes incredibly affordable to you! Nazareth often has grant funds to assists homeowners and landlords with home repairs and home energy efficiency by replacing doors, windows, siding, improving accessibility, lead based paint hazard abatement, housing code issues and more We can only make the unlikely possible through the incredibly generous donations, gifts, time and energy from our fantastic awesome & beautiful supporters
Making Occasional Repairs is Part of the Bargain Owning a home can be a dream come true, but the world of home ownership requires a commitment to keeping your home safe and running smoothly. Join Nazareth Housing for a GENERAL HOME REPAIR COURSE and learn how to Do it Yourself. Few things will sour a homeowner's disposition faster than a stopped up toilet or runaway faucet drip, and that's just bathroom and kitchen stuff. Even if you aren't a dedicated do-it-yourselfer, there are a few around-the-house fixes you should become familiar with. Nazareth Housing can help Roll up your sleeves and learn to master essential home repairs that you can do yourself without dangerous tools or complicated instructions. Even though spending a few hours regularly on DIY home maintenance and repairs may never become your hobby of choice, knowing how to perform a few simple fixes will keep your costs down and help get the work done on your schedule instead of your contractor's. Contact Nazareth Housing for dates and to register for upcoming GENERAL HOME REPAIR CLASSES: (330) 374-1526. http://www.nazarethhousing.org/rf/affordableHousingCourses.pdf
HOMEBUYER’S EDUCATION -The First Step for Nazareth Home-buyers One of the requirements for our Affordable Housing Programs is that all eligible home-buyers must complete a HUD-approved Home-buyer's Education course. This course helps you to build the knowledge necessary to handle many of the issues that may hinder you on your journey to home ownership and empower you with the knowledge necessary to be a successful home-owner. Assistance may include: ✓ How to build your credit ✓ Managing credit issues ✓ How to contact debtors ✓ How to manage your household income ✓ How to develop a savings plan. ✓ The steps to obtaining a bank loan This FREE course is available to our clients through our excellent and reputable partner agencies. If you are interested in Home Ownership through Nazareth Housing, we encourage you to contact us for more information about one of our partner agencies today: (330) 374-1526. Successful completion of a HUD-approved Home-buyer's Education course gives you pre-approval for a bank loan + Home-buyer's who complete their Home-buyer's Education course and handle their credit issues early enough have many choices in the home renovation process such as paint colors, house siding colors, counter tops, and more!
Learning how to effectively manage your household income & handling your credit issues are two very important steps to becoming a successful homeowner. Nazareth encourages you to check out these FREE Financial Fitness classes, workshops and events from our beloved and reputable partners
Take a look at some pictures of a house turned into a freshly rehabbed and updated home in Akron. This house is available for purchase, lease purchase or rental through our Affordable Housing programs. Contact Nazareth Housing for more information about our programs and services for low-moderate income families in summit county--and to see if you qualify: 330-374-1526 https://www.flickr.com/photos/nhdc/sets/72157642963155203/
Pictures of a completely renovated home in the City of Akron.
Why Should I Choose A Nazareth Home?
There are many superb reasons to work with Nazareth Housing to purchase your first home. The first, of course, is the large amount of subsidy available to eligible home-buyers which makes housing costs extremely affordable. Here are a few more... <Read More>