We help people buy & renovate houses

Having trouble finding a great house in your budget? Let us help you create it. Our special renovation loans include a renovation budget, so you can purchase and renovate almost any home and love where you live.

Matt D. & Amy C.
Edgewood

Create the home you want to live in

When it comes to your dream home, you probably know exactly what you want—it's finding that home for sale, in the right neighborhood, within your budget, that's the hard part.

We think there's a better way: find a home with potential, then put your own personal touch on it by renovating & remodeling. Maybe it's a big project, like a brand new kitchen, or just some small improvements around the house to make it feel more like home. The choices are yours and the possibilities are endless.

Chris & Caryn C.
East Liberty

One loan to purchase & renovate

We help you pay for the renovations with a Renovation Loan, which is just like a traditional mortgage—but with a built-in budget for renovation. It's still one loan and one monthly payment, but your renovation budget comes out of your mortgage, not your pocket.

And a loan isn't all we give you. We guide you through the whole process from start to finish, using our years of experience handling projects of all shapes and sizes to help you get the most out of the experience.

Think you might be interested, but aren't sure where to start? Answer a few easy questions to tell us where you're starting from, then we'll schedule a conversation with you to get the ball rolling.

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Renovation Handbookfor homebuyers

How do you get pre-qualified* for a loan? How much money do you need out of pocket? What types of work are covered? We answer these questions and many more in our Renovation Handbook for Homebuyers. Enter your email address below and we'll send a copy to your inbox.

Properties With Potential

There are lots of homes around Pittsburgh that need a little TLC. Whether you’re looking for a small fixer-upper project or want to makeover an entire home, here’s a handpicked collection of homes that we think have amazing potential.

1145 Itin Street

Troy Hill $124,877

Great Starter or Rehab Opportunity with a Fantastic City View! This large home with original woodwork is located in an up and coming area of the city. Kitchen has abundant cabinets and counter space which opens to the spacious dining room. Home features plenty of natural light throughout, large room sizes, first floor updated bathroom and first floor laundry. Basement ceiling is extremely high and could be a great game room or workout area. Don’t overlook the over-sized patio/deck. You will sure love this outdoor space for your BBQ’s or just relax and enjoy the gorgeous city view.

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902 Constance Street

North Side $184,900

Good opportunity to completely renovate.  Historic house in the north side with tons of potential!

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246 38th Street

Lawrenceville/Lower $300,000

Right in the heart of Trendy Lawrenceville, this 3 bedroom home boasts spacious rooms, lots of character, great location and lots of light. The back yard is all decking and there is a TWO CAR GARAGE!

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616 South Mathilda Street

Bloomfield $175,000

Tons of potential to renovate it from top-to-bottom with 3.5% down FHA!  Live in one and rent out the other 2 units

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