Community Outreach and Enrichment Programs


Foreclosure Prevention


First Time Home Buyer Certification

Housing Repairs and Rehabilitation Loans

Eminently dangerous Property Repair Loans

Community Development and Literacy Programs

Financial Literacy and Credit Counseling

Housing Construction

Property Mortgages

Revolving Loan Fund

Home Inspections

Rental Housing Assistance Program

Rental Suitability Education and Landlord Assistance

Business Start-up Assistance

Tax Resolution

Volunteer Programs

Ripped from the Headlines

Philadelphia Neighborhood Housing Services, Inc.’s goals and activities have evolved and adapted over the years to the needs of the community in which it serves and to the homeowner or prospective homeowners. We also now include services to stabilize rental housing by addressing tenant and landlord issues as well. One thing however has remained steadfast, constant and true namely that PHNS’s mission is to ensure that safe, affordable and sustainable housing is available to every resident of the City of Philadelphia and that they receive all the resources that are necessary to maintain a safe, affordable and sustainable home for their families regardless of status, race, sexual origin, income and educational level.


PNHS throughout its long and storied history has consistently remained faithful to our goal of offering low to moderate income Philadelphia residents a variety of housing and community services, including the following programs which PNHS presently offers on an availability of funding basis:

Did that WSJ article on Philly’s housing market get it right?

Philadelphia Neighborhood Housing Services, Inc.