Helping first time homebuyers
LHOP makes the dream of homeownership in Lancaster County more attainable and affordable for first time homebuyers through education and financial assistance.
LHOP Homebuyer Education Program
The goal of the Education Program is to prepare buyers to make better financial decisions by expanding their understanding of both the requirements and process for purchasing a home and what to expect as a new home owner.
While all prospective buyers are encouraged to complete the LHOP Home Buyer Education Program before looking for a home, the course is required in order to qualify for LHOP’s downpayment/closing cost assistance loan
Homebuyer Down Payment Assistance
Eligible first time homebuyers, residing in Lancaster County and looking to purchase within Lancaster County, may qualify for a closing cost and down payment assistance loan with LHOP’s Homebuyer Loan Program.