Lawrence CommunityWorks (LCW) is a nonprofit community development corporation and a growing network of over 4,500 residents and other stakeholders dedicated to revitalizing the physical, economic, civic, and social landscape of Lawrence, Massachusetts. LCW’s Homeownership Center strives to help homebuyers and homeowners obtain long-term financial success and stability in homeownership by providing comprehensive education, information and guidance and support that helps homebuyers and homeowners make sound and informed decisions about their most important asset, their home. LCW is approved by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development’s (HUD) Housing Counseling Program, MassHousing Finance Agency, Massachusetts Housing Partnership (MHP), and is a member of NeighborWorks America, the National Council of La Raza (NCLR), the United Way, and the MA Homeownership Collaborative. LCW’s Homeownership Center offers a variety of workshops, including homebuyer seminars, HomeSafe Post-purchase seminars, Foreclosure Prevention, Landlord Training, Financial Literacy and Wealth Building, as well as personal housing and financial counseling for homebuyers and homeowners. Also offered is our Individual Development Account Programs (IDA), a matched-savings program where funds can be utilized toward a home purchase.
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LCW is approved by Massachusetts Housing Partnership (MHP) as a One Mortgage Loan Program education and counseling provider. HomeSafe is required for all borrowers of One Mortgage Loan Program. All homeowners are encouraged and welcomed to participate in this course. Additional homeowner's insurance discount available through participating insurers after completing course. Free child care provided; please call to reserve slot if you need this service.
HomeSafe Post-purchase is open to Homeowners. Free child care services offered. Please call to reserve a slot if you will need child care services. Registration online available.