Housing Specialist

Website Idaho Housing and Finance Association

Idaho Housing and Finance Association is seeking a Housing Counselor to join our Homebuyer Education team. In this role, you will be responsible for providing housing counseling and education to homeowners, building their financial capacity and helping them understand their housing options. The main focuses for counseling are default, pre-purchase, post-purchase non-default, and rental assistance (preparation/eviction).

Why Work with Us?

At our organization, we are dedicated to improving lives and strengthening Idaho communities. We believe that housing opportunities, self-sufficiency, and economic development are the pillars of progress. Our commitment to our team is unwavering, and we consider our employees our greatest priority. We offer competitive compensation packages, comprehensive health benefits, and abundant opportunities for professional development and growth.

It’s no wonder we have been recognized as one of the “Best Places to Work” in Idaho for a decade. Join us and be part of a vibrant, entrepreneurial organization that makes a meaningful impact on the lives of Idahoans.

Primary Responsibilities:

Work with clients on a one-one-one basis to provide education, guidance and referrals tailored to each client’s unique circumstances.
Perform housing counseling primarily for non-IHFA borrowers
Conduct financial analysis and affordability assessment based on information and documents provided by the client
Must obtain the HUD Housing Counselor and HUD HECM Counselor Certification

Position Qualifications:

2 to 4 years of experience in residential real estate lending, residential loan processing, loan closing, loan servicing, or a combination of education and experience in related fields
Experience with loss mitigation programs and loan counseling preferred
Must be able to obtain and maintain required counseling certifications

Above description is not inclusive of all job duties. Qualified candidates must be able to perform essential job functions with or without accommodation.

Equal Opportunity Employer

How to Apply

Applications and resumes are accepted only for open, advertised positions. To apply for a position, please submit both a completed application and a resume. All applications must be accompanied by a resume to be considered.

If you are unable to submit an application online, contact our team at employment@ihfa.org or (855) 505-4700) for assistance.


HUD Certification required

To apply for this job please visit www.idahohousing.com.

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