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Housing Unit

Protecting homeownership in all of our communities is critical to families building wealth and maintaining the legacy of neighbors who care for each other.

Get Legal Help Now

Calling the Save Your Home Philly Hotline is the fastest way to get legal help. 

Call 215-334-HOME (4663) between 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. 

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How to Get Help with your Mortgage During COVID-19

The COVID-19 pandemic has threatened many homeowners ability to stay on top of their mortgage payments and other bills, but there are ways to find help.


I'm falling behind on my mortgage

Many people are struggling to keep up with their mortgage during the crisis. Learn what steps you can take now.

I can't keep up with my real estate taxes

There are several real estate taxes assistance programs available in Philadelphia. Learn if any apply to you.

I don't have the deed to my house

Often times as homes are passed along generations, tangled titles are formed. PLA can help straighten out the deed.
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No One's Home Should Make Them Sick

While Philadelphia has a strong legacy of homeownership across income levels, for many folks keeping up with repairs is a challenge and damage over time can have severe effects on a family's health.