Why work with a Certified Housing Counseling Agency like BNT?

Bridgeport Neighborhood Trust (BNT) understands that buying your first home can seem like a daunting task, but it doesn’t have to be. BNT is a HUD approved and CHFA certified housing counseling agency, and our homeownership counselors are here to help. Over the past 11 years BNT has counseled 1947 families and individuals and assisted 487 achieve homeownership. You start with a personal orientation followed by an overview of the home buying process “from soup to nuts,” so that you can make financial decisions that are right for you. Our services include monthly Pre-Purchase Homeownership classes, one-on-one counseling and a series of workshops to ensure your success in homeownership.


Our services are 100% free and our advice is always personalized and unbiased. We’ll help you come up with a realistic action plan to purchase a home – whether that goal is a few months or a few years down the road – and then we’ll help walk you through each step of the way.


Interested in learning more? Contact us at 203-290-4255 to schedule an appointment today or click here to sign up for a First Time homebuyer orientation session and for information on what to bring to your first appointment.