Today’s Program Offerings

CNHS categorizes their efforts into several areas:

  • Homebuyer Education and Housing Counseling
    • CNHS offers pre-purchase and post-purchase educational programs for new home buyers. CNHS also coordinates and offers do-it-¬†yourself (DIY) classes to encourage home maintenance skills.
  • Closing Cost Assistance Grants
    • CNHS offers qualifying new home buyers in the City of Cumberland a grant toward closing costs to encourage new home purchases.
  • Rehab and Property Development
    • CNHS works with other agencies within the Cumberland Housing Group and with the City of Cumberland to remove blighted
      properties in Cumberland, investing in revitalizing neighborhoods and performing new home construction.

Request Information

Our office has numerous flyers, pamphlets, and other documents to assist you in many important housing areas such as: purchasing a home, financing a purchase; Fair Housing laws; performing repairs; and more.

Is visiting our office difficult to manage with your busy schedule?  We still want to help!

You can also call us to discuss information or to request information about our programs by mail. We are happy to provide you with details to help you in your situation.

Information that you can request includes the following:

  • Pre-Purchase Counseling
  • Closing Cost Grants
  • Post-Purchase Counseling
  • Energy Saving Tips & Home Maintenance
  • Rebuilding Your Credit Score
  • Current SCAMS

You may also visit the Resources tab on this site to find links to many informational sources.


Cumberland Neighborhood Housing Services, Inc. - 400 North Mechanic Street, Cumberland, Maryland 21502