About DFHC

Our mission is to serve as a united, cohesive partnership of housing and financial professionals statewide who provide tools, education, and resources focused on improving the quality of life for the communities we serve.

Our team includes a wide variety of leaders and qualified professionals throughout the State of Delaware with expertise in real estate, personal finance, financial planning, mortgage lending, housing market analysis and more, as well as local, state and federal laws and programs pertaining to housing. Our team members all share an interest in promoting homeownership and financial literacy as a means to strengthening our communities, one home at a time.

As a federation, we are not only a resource for current or potential homeowners, but also serve as a connection between the many organizations and individuals who provide housing counseling throughout Delaware.

Counseling Services

Home Buyer

Step-by-step guidance through the home buying process, including education on mortgage loans and down-payment assistance.

Mortgage Default

Review your options, discuss relief options, develop a strategy, and guidance through the mortgage foreclosure process.


Explore your housing options, learn about security deposit assistance programs, and be advised of your rights as a tenant.

Credit & Budget

Learn how to build your credit, reduce your debt, avoid foreclosure, and enhance your overall financial well-being.

Post Purchase

Step-by-step guidance through the settlement process, improve money management, deal with home improvements, and more.