We exist to close the homeownership gap in Kalamazoo.
Kalamazoo Neighborhood Housing Services, Inc. (KNHS) was created in 1981 and has been shaped by residents, lenders, local leaders, and government representatives. Established as a 501(c)(3) community development company, KNHS is a chartered member of NeighborWorks® America, a congressionally chartered national network of community-based organizations.
We are a non-profit offering a variety of specialized loan products and financial education services to anyone in the county. Whether you’re a homeowner looking to repair your credit, or a renter trying to save for your first home, KNHS can help. We also have a dedicated Foreclosure Counseling service, if you are facing a home foreclosure.
We offer the opportunity for low and moderate income households to achieve sustainable, affordable homeownership.
Our Mission — Fostering Homeownership and Revitalizing Neighborhoods
The mission of KNHS is to foster homeownership and revitalize neighborhoods in Kalamazoo County. We do this by providing comprehensive programs and education tailored to low and moderate income home buyers and homeowners.
Through education, counseling, real estate development projects, alternative financial products, and housing rehabilitation assistance, KNHS is working to create vibrant, diverse neighborhoods in Kalamazoo where people want to live, work, and invest.