Welcome to the West Cook Homeownership Center

The West Cook Homeownership Center is a full-service Housing Counseling Agency.

We are a HUD-Certified housing counseling agency; an approved counseling agent for the Illinois Anti-Predatory Lending Database and the National Foreclosure Mitigation Counseling Program; a participant in the Neighborhood Stabilization Program; and a REACH Partner Agency for the State of Illinois employer-assisted housing program.

For more information see the About Us Page.

The links below will point you to the best place on our website to begin.

For first-time home buyer programs and other pre-purchase counseling programs.

For financial assistance for first-time home buyers.

For help avoiding or dealing with foreclosure, delinquency, and back payments.

For financial literacy, help with budgeting, credit issues, money management, and savings or checking accounts.

For brokers and borrowers required to participate in the Illinois Anti-Predatory Lending Database.

For employers and employees interested in Employer Assisted Housing programs.