Homebuyer’s Club: Closing Costs

The Homebuyers Club is a series of group discussions hosted by MVI’s Housing Counseling Program. Each workshop features a discussion on a different aspect of homeownership. Our first Homebuyers’ Club for 2017 focuses on “closing costs.” What are they? Why do you have to pay them when you buy a home? We’ll talk about the […]

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February 15, 2017

Job placement help available Friday in East Pittsburgh

Are you or someone you know unemployed? Or maybe you’re under-employed and need a better job? East Pittsburgh area residents who find themselves in that situation can get free, confidential help from 1 to 2:30 p.m. this Friday (Feb. 17) at the East Pittsburgh Food Pantry, 506 Bessemer Ave. Gail Bachy, workforce development coordinator for […]

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February 13, 2017

Saved from destruction, this Rankin home has proud new owners

Abandoned and covered in graffiti, this circa 1900 house in Rankin was an eyesore and about to be demolished. Today, completely renovated and updated to modern standards, it has a proud family calling it their new home. In late January, Oscar and Monica Daniels signed the paperwork to take ownership of this 2,800-square-foot house that […]

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