Allentown Housing Authority - Opening Doors for the Community

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Allentown Housing Authority
1339 W Allen Street Allentown, PA 18102
Phone: 610-439-8678
TDD: 610-439-1586

About the program

The Allentown Housing Authority continues to advance its Homeownership Program, which includes renovating homes in Allentown to be sold to first-time home buyers. Available units for purchase will be offered on a first-come, first-serve basis established upon the buyer qualifications listed below.

1.     Buyer Must be a First-Time Home Buyer

A first-time home buyer is defined as "no household member has owned a home in the past five years"; AND

2.    Buyer Must be Mortgage Ready

The buyer is responsible for choosing a mortgage lender and is responsible for meeting all lender requirements associated with qualifying for a home mortgage. Mortgage pre-approval is required; AND

3.    Buyer Must demonstrate Local Residency.

The buyer will need to provide documentation supporting local residency; AND

4.    Buyer Must Meet 80% Area Median Income (AMI) for Lehigh County.

916 North 6th Street
Allentown, PA 18102


413 West Allen Street
Allentown, PA 18102