Homeownership Programs...

Brigthtwood Civic Group welcomes everyone thinking of purchasing a home to consider Brightwood. Brightwood is a family oriented neigborhood with many single family homes that offer great value for the consumer-unique turn of the century homes as well as mid-century modern.   If you are in the market for a new home Brightwoodd Civic Group can answers questions or offer suggestions to help you with your search. 

The following are links to various home owner programs offerered by the Urban Redevelopment Authority of Pittsburgh to low and moderate income homeowners to purchase or renovate their property.

Home ownership program (PHOP)

Home rehab prorgram (PHRP)

Tax abatement program

Party Wall Program (PPWP)

Brightwood Civic Group encourages buyers with low credit ratings to seek the support of NeighborWorks a non-profit agency that provides credit counseling to help repair damaged credit ratings.

In addition, the Community Design Center of Pittsburgh offers homeowners guidance in developing a master plan to strategically plan home improvements.