National Home Ownership Numbers are Slipping

While home sales are picking up in lots of markets, including the Charlottesville region, the future of home ownership is not clear.

Read about recent surveys that show actual and projected numbers of home owners dropping.

Read about one family who still believes that home ownership is part of the American dream.

The News from Piedmont Housing Alliance

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What clients and partners say about us:

There is no word that can describe how much my kids and I appreciate all the help from Piedmont Housing.  Without them, we wouldn’t be living our dream of owning a house.  My counselors were very consistent and flexible to work with me through my difficult work schedule.  Homebuying Client,  2015

Having access to the DPA programs helps many young families afford a home that they may not otherwise be able to acquire. To date, the staff at Piedmont Housing has been wonderful to work with and I look forward to working with them to help many more new homeowners in the future.  Lender, 2014

[When they develop and manage a property,] Piedmont Housing Alliance’s focus is on resident services.  When they do a project, it will have this built into it . . . they provide the extra things; it’s not just going to be an apartment.  This sets them apart.  Community Partner, 2013
In all the years that I have received counseling . . . I believe this to be the most pleasant. . .[My Counselor] makes you eager to work toward the goals that she and I have set and instills the “I can do it” spirit.  Financial Coaching Client, 2014