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Home Ownership Services

May 8, 2012, Volume 58, No. 33

Learn About New Incentives for Purchasing a Home

HouseOn Monday, May 21, Penn Home Ownership Services (PHOS) will host a seminar from 4-5 p.m. to provide an overview of the new incentives available to individuals in the Penn Community who are interested in purchasing a home in West Philadelphia. The event, which will be held in the Ben Franklin Room, Houston Hall, will feature representatives from the Home-Buy-Now program, a City-funded program that has joined with Penn to provide matching grants up to $4,000 to eligible Penn employees for the purchase of a home. The event is free to any Penn faculty, staff and employees of the Health System. Information on all of the incentives available to Penn Community members interested in purchasing a home will be available and light refreshments will be served. If you plan to attend, please RSVP: phos@exchange.upenn.edu


Opportunity for Energy-Saving Solutions for Home Owners

Penn Home Ownership Services has joined with Mark Group, a global leader in energy-saving solutions and the region’s largest provider of home energy efficiency analysis and improvement, to offer this new program to Penn faculty, staff and Health System employees. Greening Penn at Home provides education on home energy efficiency best practices and facilitates the Penn community’s implementation of cost-effective energy efficiency home improvements. Under Greening Penn at Home, Mark Group will offer the Penn community on-campus educational sessions, free home energy assessments and energy efficiency home improvements at preferred rates. For more information visit: www.markgroupusa.com/phosgreen

—Penn Home Ownership Services


Almanac - May 8, 2012, Volume 58, No. 33