NewCourtland was recently recognized for its success in building communities through its employer-assisted housing program YOUrHOME. Created in 2003 in collaboration with the recently relaunched Philadelphia Home Buy Now program, YOUrHOME grants $3K to first-time home buyers in the NewCourtland Network qualified to purchase a home in Philadelphia.
To date, NewCourtland has awarded nearly $250K to assist 85 employees of its Network. Eligibility requirements of the program are:
• Must work full-time or at least 30 hours/per pay
• In good-standing with at least one year of service
• First-Time Home-Buyer
• Home must be owner-occupied and not more than a two-family property
• Qualified for a mortgage with a participating lender
For more information, speak with your HR manager or supervisor. To read the article, visit http://www.philly.com/philly/classifieds/real_estate/20120330_Home_Economics__Home_Buy_Now_helps_employees__purchases.html