Counselors’ Corner: Contract Language

Contract Language

The attached document represents the Contract between DHCD and a housing counseling agency. It outlines the purpose and scope of services.

Agency shall provide a minimum ### of units of housing counseling service to at least ### households residing or establishing residence in Philadelphia.

Scope of Services
These services include, but are not limited to:

  • preparation for homeownership
  • help to prevent the loss of the home
  • attempts to resolve housing problems
  • participation, if necessary, in the Residential Mortgage Foreclosure Diversion Program

Services are to be offered on a citywide basis.