PNHS Services

Services

Philadelphia Neighborhood Housing Services, Inc. (PNHS) is a private non-profit community development corporation and certified Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI), serving targeted areas in the City of Philadelphia. PNHS provides resources for home maintenance and home improvement activities. PNHS’ programs are designed to make homes safer, structurally sound and in compliance with city, state and federal codes.

Each year PNHS serves hundreds of low-income families in the City of Philadelphia. In addition to the services listed below, PNHS provides pre- and post-purchase counseling for first-time homebuyers and homeowners. PNHS supports homebuyers/homeowners by providing free home inspection services including detailed work write-ups and construction services. PNHS also provides credit, default and foreclosure prevention counseling.

PNHS Services and Products

  • Neighborhood Development
  • Housing Rehabilitation
  • Community Improvements
  • Model Block Program
  • Vacant Property Rehabilitation
  • Loans and Mortgages
  • Housing Counseling

Income Requirements

Guidelines Used by Philadelphia Neighborhood Housing Services, Inc.

Maximum Income Allowed Family Size

Household Size  100%  133%  150% 200% 250%  300% 400%
 1 $12,060 $16,040 $18,090 $24,120 $30,150 $36,180 $48,240
 2 16,240  21,599 24,360   32,480 40,600 48,720 64,960
 3 20,420  27,159 30,630   40,840 51,050 61,260 81,680
 4 24,600  32,718 36,900   49,200 61,500 73,800 98,400
 5 28,780  38,277 43,170   57,560 71,950 86,340 115,120
 6 32,960  43,837 49,440   65,920 82,400 98,880 131,840
 7 37,140  49,396 55,710   74,280 92,850 111,420 148,560
 8 41,320  54,956 61,980   82,640 103,300 123,960 165,280

Source: Calculations by Families USA based on data from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

February 2017