Homeownership Education & Counseling

Finding Your Way to

A safe, stable, and affordable home is something we all desire. NeighborWorks® Housing Solutions (NHS) strives to help people achieve their dream of homeownership.

We provide a wide variety of classes, programs, and counseling that can help you buy an affordable home. We’ll make sure to connect you with the right person or organization who can best help you — we are a resource for all of your housing needs.

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First Time Homebuyer Education Workshops

Get help, eliminate confusion, and get yourself on the path to homeownership.

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Down Payment Assistance

Lack of a down payment preventing home ownership? We may be able to help!

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40B Housing

You may be eligible to buy an existing affordable home.


Homeowner Rehab & Lead Paint Removal Loans

Financial assistance for homeowner modifications and lead paint remediation and removal.

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Is a Reverse Mortgage (HECM) Counseling Right for You?

Learn what it is and whether it’s right for you and your family.


Landlord Training

Neighborworks® Housing Solutions offers a comprehensive Landlord Training Program to existing or new multi-family homeowners seeking a deeper knowledge of how to manage a rental property.

Why Work with Us?

NHS helps make buying a home easier. Collectively, our staff possesses a breadth of housing industry knowledge along with decades of experience. We’ve assisted hundreds of buyers navigate the process and guided them toward helpful services and/or programs available throughout the state, such as down payment assistance and closing-costs grants.

We connect ourselves with the right programs and services to help you and your family find the right home in which to live, grow, and thrive.

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NeighborWorks® Housing Solutions is an approved Housing Counseling Agency and is certified by Housing and Urban Development (HUD), Citizens for Housing and Planning Association (CHAPA), the Department of Housing and Community Development (DHCD), MassHousing, and the Federal Housing Administration (FHA).