Homeownership Coordinator/ Certified Housing Counselor

Website Housing Authority of the City of High Point

·         Provides one-on-one counseling regarding the home buying process. Explains to potential homebuyers the terms and conditions regulating home ownership and/or various housing assistance programs (5H, Affordable, Section 8 Voucher) and concepts, including but not limited to: amortization schedules, income calculations, housing ratios, credit analysis, title searches, foreclosure procedures and other home loan steps.

·         Accepts and processes applications for second mortgages; conducts credit counseling sessions; and accompanies applicants to banks and other agencies, as required.

·         Develops marketing materials and methods to promote the sale of homeownership units in the HPHA inventory.

·         Develops and coordinates the implementation of post-homeownership classes.

·         Provides loss mitigation counseling.

·         Processes applications, loan requests, etc. to third party funding sources, as required.

·         Prepares paperwork for closing procedures on homes.

·         Receives, investigates, and resolves citizen complaints.

·         Attends, participates in, and coordinates resident activities associated with the department.

·         Develops relationships with the local banking, real estate and homeownership community.

·         Identifies additional programs and resources that enhance affordability for residents.

·         Assists with the preparation of grant applications to support activities associated with housing counseling and the department.

·         Collects data, identifies trends, and assimilate into reports.

·         Conducts financial literacy classes and homeownership classes throughout the year.

·         Conducts annual Housing Fair.

·         Performs general administrative duties such as maintaining accurate and comprehensive applicant and resident files; preparing and generating reports as required by the Department of Housing and Urban Development (“HUD”) and other funding sources; typing correspondence; entering data into computer system; etc.

·         Performs other duties as assigned.

HUD Certification required

To apply for this job please visit hpha.net.

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