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If you are concerned about your home or your finances due to COVID-19, our Homeowner Resource Guide can help.

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Homeownership is possible with Next Step.

If you need help improving your credit score, or have been denied a loan, the SmartMH program can help you successfully finance, purchase and own your home. Work with experienced advisors – in a convenient and secure way – to put you on the path to successful homeownership.

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Making an Impact is part of taking the next step.

  • 3,129 new ENERGY STAR® factory-built homes supported through Next Step programs.

  • 1,575 affordable homes preserved in communities by Next Step members.

  • 471 members in Next Step’s Network – dedicated to affordable homeownership solutions.

  • More than $938,000 in energy cost savings for homeowners and families.

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