48
First-Time Homeowners Created
so far in FY2022
936
1-on-1 Client Counseling Sessions Given
so far in FY2022
8
First-Time Homebuyer Loans Provided
so far in FY2022
473
8-hour Homebuyer Education Class Attendees
so far in FY2022

If you are looking to buy your first home, you need post-purchase guidance, you want to take your finances under control or you are looking for housing-related assistance

THE FIRST STEP IS OPENING AN ACCOUNT WITH NHSSF

If you are behind on rent, received a demand for payment, and eviction notice or a foreclosure process has been initiated upon your home..

NHSSF CAN PROVIDE YOU WITH COUNSELING ASSISTANCE!

Walk-in Hours

Miami-Dade Office

Monday-Friday 9 AM - 6 PM

 

Broward Office

By appointment only
Please call 1-305-751-5511

Upcoming Classes

EHome America – Flexible Learning Opportunities

EHome America offers exceptional, HUD-certified, online homebuyer education that you can use instead of NHSSF in-house, scheduled homebuyer and financial literacy classes. With EHome America, you can study at your own pace, set your own schedules, and free yourself from time (and space) restrictions.

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Tomorrow, February 4th, we have our first U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development #certified Homebuyer Workshop for 1st-time #homebuyer in the month. Topics that will be discussed during this class:#rentingvsbuyingPrevious steps to apply for a #mortgage #mortgagetipsThe importance of #housingcounselingHow to determine your Area Mean Income (AMI)How to obtain the best #loanGovernment programs with #downpaymentassistance Find the answers to your questions about the #homebuyingprocess. Create an account & register for the class here: bit.ly/NHSSFClientMax ... See MoreSee Less
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Neighborhood Housing Services of South Florida #NHSSF celebrates Black History Month and the importance of Black Homeownership 🏡 : yesterday, today and tomorrow!#blackhomeownershipmatters #blackhomeowners #blackexcellence #BlackHistoryMonth #celebrateblackhistory ... See MoreSee Less
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February is that month of the year when we join together to celebrate #BlackHistory, honoring, acknowledging, and praising black excellence. A fundamental component of said excellence is and has always been an energetic strive for education. For this reason, we are inviting you all to register and attend our classes on the home-buying process, how to prevent foreclosure, post-purchase and rental workshops, and financial capability! We have a full schedule for you and we would love to keep shaping the experiences that helped create the country we have become together!You can register for the class of your interest after signing up and completing your profile here: bit.ly/NHSSFClientMax February CalendarFirst-time Homebuyer Education Workshop (8 hrs.) - 2/4, from 9:00 am to 6:00 pmFinancial Fitness Workshop - 2/7, from 4:00 pm to 6:00 pmForeclosure Prevention Workshop - 2/18, from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pmFirst-time Homebuyer Education Workshop (2 days, 4 hrs. each day) - 2/23 and 2/24, from 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm (each day)Rental Workshop - 2/25, from12:00 pm to 1:00 pmPost Purchase Workshop - 2/28, from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm#BlackHistoryMonth #blackexcellance #EducationIsFreedom #educationispowerful ... See MoreSee Less
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Empowering individuals, Creating affordable housing opportunities, Revitalizing neighborhoods

Carbon Management Collegiate Competition - Free Informational Webinar on February 2 from 7-8:30 PM

Please register to attend an informational webinar that will be held on Thursday, February 2 from 7-8:30 p.m. ET. Learn tips and tricks for competing in the competition and listen to an expert panel. The panel will discuss this competition but also career opportunities in the field of carbon transport and management.

Register for free


New Grants Awarded to Support Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Financing – NHSSF among OFN awardees

On December 7, Opportunity Finance Network (OFN) announced the latest recipients of the Renewable and Energy Efficiency Financing Grant. Twenty-four member CDFIs will receive awards of $50,000 to $200,000, for a total of $2.9 million. The funding provides lending capital or loan loss reserves for renewable and energy-efficiency financing programs. Neighborhood Housing Services of South Florida was among the recipients.

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NHSSF President & CEO invited guest at Easy Community Focus podcast

Ellen Jaffe - Easy 93.1 personality - recently had Kimberly T. Henderson, NHSSF President & CEO, as her guest on the Community Focus podcast she hosts. They talked about the programs and services we offer to all those South Florida residents looking to purchase a home, get their finances in place or apply for a loan to start up a co-op. They had a great conversation about the challenges first-time homebuyers face in the current housing market and how our programs & counseling and educational services help them successfully navigate toward that goal. Tune in to hear their conversation and find out how “it is possible to own your own home with the help of NHSSF!”

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Bank of America Program – “Go for it”, NHSSF supports you on the way

In September of this year, Bank of America announced its Community Affordable Loan Solution pilot program aimed at helping eligible individuals and families obtain an affordable loan to purchase a home in a majority Black or Hispanic community in the Miami-Dade metro area. As a HUD-certified housing agency we partnered with Bank of America on this initiative to provide counseling & homebuyer certification for those homebuyers wanting to apply for the program.

After three months of intense work, our Center for Homeownership Education has been able to achieve some outstanding metrics.

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NHSSF President & CEO appointed to serve at MDEAT board of trustees

We are very proud and pleased to announce that on November 17, Kimberly T. Henderson - Neighborhood Housing Services of South Florida President & CEO - was appointed as a new member to serve at the Miami-Dade Economic Advocacy Trust board of trustees.

Miami-Dade Economic Advocacy Trust (MDEAT) was created to ensure Black residents participate in Miami-Dade County's economic growth. MDEAT is an instrumentality of the Miami-Dade County government. The trust is governed by a board of trustees appointed by the Miami-Dade County Board of County Commissioners. Each trustee is appointed to a three-year term.

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For over 40 years Neighborhood Housing Services of South Florida (NHSSF) has worked to strengthen communities in Miami-Dade and Broward Counties by:

Empowering individuals

Creating affordable housing opportunities

Revitalizing neighborhoods in South Florida


Our Mission

To collaborate with residents and other stakeholders to stabilize neighborhoods and develop sustainable housing.

We commit to:

Increasing the availability of affordable, for-sale and rental housing.
 Bringing strategies to assist residents to navigate a complex and competitive housing market.
 Educating residents to become informed consumers in their housing choices.
 Offering a range of responsible mortgage products and Financial Wellness programs to put area residents on the path to property.
 Building aesthetically pleasing housing with interiors designed for the way we live today.
 Offering housing that is sensitive to the needs of protecting our environment while offering energy saving measures.
 Resident-driven revitalized neighborhoods where residents, businesses and local government choose to invest their time, money and energy.
 A holistic approach to affordable housing and community development that connects housing to other important systems such as transportation, health, food security, and the arts.


List of Services

 Covid Foreclosure Prevention webinars
Managing Personal Finances webinars
One on One Counseling for Homeowners
One on One Counseling for Renters
8 Hour Homebuyer Certification Workshop
PHCD Housing Counseling and Financial Fitness Counseling
Financial Capability Coaching
Construction and rehabilitation of affordable housing
Homebuyer Loans
Residential Refinance Loans
Referral and Linkages to Covid Relief

Properties for Sale by NHSSF

3518 NW 14th Court

3518 NW 14th Court

Newly Renovated Townhome
in Lauderhill

SOLD
7837 NW 41 Court

7837 NW 41st Court

Newly Renovated Villa
in Sunrise

SOLD
6744 NW 188 Terrace

6744 NW 188 Terrace

Newly Renovated Villa
in Miami

SOLD

Special Thanks To

Certifications

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