Welcome to The Home Ownership Center of Greater Cincinnati Inc. (HOC) website, where you can find support and services for all of your housing needs.
The Home Ownership Center is a private, non-profit partnership of businesses, residents and government.
We help new, current, and future home buyers through the processes of owning a home through:
• Home Ownership Promotion
• Home Ownership Preservation
• Neighborhood Projects
Home Buyer education and counseling is more critical that ever.
Mortgage options that promote affordable homeownership have declined, and it is harder for first time home buyers to receive loan approvals.
Our training and education is geared to meet ever changing mortgage lending realities. Learn more
The number of foreclosures in Hamilton County continues to grow significantly. The Neighborworks® organizations of Ohio have teamed to address the issue in our state.
We offer State funded grants to help homeowners get current on their mortgage, certified foreclosure prevention counseling, and special products for mortgage refinancing.
The Home Ownership Center is a partner in the City of Cincinnati’s new Focused City Services Neighborhood Enhancement Program (NEP).
This program is designed to combat crime and blight in three neighborhoods per year to with services from the city, Keep Cincinnati Beautiful, and other partner organizations.