Coaching Services

For more information about CNE's coaching services, please call 423-756-6256.

Homeownership Coaching Services

CNE's homeownership and financial coaching services are available now.

Credit Building & Financial Education

CNE’s Homeownership Coaching teaches clients to understand and overcome the many obstacles in the way of both financial security and homeownership. The service is free and offers help with saving for a down payment, reducing debt, overcoming credit issues and more.

Financial Capabilities

Information coming soon.

Section 8 to Homeownership

Are you on Section 8 and want to own your home? Here are the minimum requirements in order for you to own the home of your dreams:

  • Low Income Public Housing resident in good standing with CHA

  • Don’t currently own a home, are a first-time homebuyer, or have not owned a home in the last 3 years

  • Willing to complete pre- and post-purchase counseling and homebuyer education class

  • Willing to save enough money to put toward a 1% down payment on a home

  • Currently enrolled in CHA’s Family Self Sufficiency Program (FSS), or are willing to enroll

  • Currently employed full time, and have maintained stable and consistent employment for at least 1 year or you are an elderly or disabled person.

  • Maintain a household income of at least $14,500 per year earned from employment or you are an elderly or disabled person.