Financial & Lending Assistance

NeighborWorks® Financial and Lending Assistance Programs are in Place to Help Everyone Achieve the Dream of Home Ownership.

NeighborWorks® Offers Financial Counseling

NeighborWorks Dakota Home Resources is a US Department of Housing & Urban Development (HUD) Approved Housing Counseling Agency. Our certified housing counselors are well-trained to maintain current knowledge in home loans, terms, mortgage default, credit, budgeting as well as state and local housing laws and regulations.  We offer our services to clients regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, familial status and disability.  Our counselors are here to help you make informed decisions regarding your housing goals.

Below is a list of services we offer: 

One-on-one Counseling

  • Pre-purchase housing
  • Foreclosure default and mitigation
  • Credit/Budget
  • Home Buyers Education in person


  • In person group
  • Virtual group

Online Classes

  • Self-pace homebuyer education
  • Group homebuyer education workshop via Zoom

Contact us today to schedule your confidential counseling session.  All our counseling services are provided at no cost to our customers.

NeighborWorks® Down Payment and Closing Costs Loan Programs

We offer a variety of Down Payment and Closing Costs Loans to help you buy your home.  

Loan terms, conditions and availability are subject to change without notice. Please call for current details


  • Eligibility is determined by household income and family size
  • 115% area medium income for the county you live in
  • Up to 150% area medium income for first responders, teachers, firefighters and police
  • Deferred (no payments, no interest)) and payable (interest and monthly payments) loan programs