Welcome to Penn Home Ownership Services

West Philadelphia, home to the Penn campus, sits across from the Schuylkill River from Center City, Philadelphia. The neighborhood is characterized by tree-lined residential neighborhoods with pre-war apartment buildings, brick-row homes, ornate Victorian twins and charming single-family homes. Penn Home Ownership Services, helps foster the University's commitment to neighborhood development by offering incentives, and support to faculty and staff to purchase and renovate homes.

The Office of Penn Home Ownership Services offers eligible employees the opportunity to apply for closing cost assistance for home purchasing and funds towards home improvement. The department also offers resources for home buyers and educational workshops. If you are interested in living in the greater West Philadelphia neighborhood, Penn Home Ownership Services is a valuable resource!

 

updates and announcements


Need information? Check out upcoming events and seminars

 

ANNOUNCING FALL WORKSHOPS FROM PHOS

Two great PHOS workshops will be held in October.

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PHOS ANNOUNCES SEPTEMBER WORKSHOP

Coming up on Thursday, September 28, featured presenter Clarifi will share the ins and outs of “Understanding Your Credit Report.”

This workshop will be held at Learning and Education, 3624 Market Street, Suite 1A South from 12:30 – 1:30 p.m. Advance registration is required.

featured testimonial

 

Valerie Garfield speaks to the Philadelphia Inquirer about how Penn's program made her dream of home ownership come true

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