Get Involved

How can you get more involved in the work of NCST and neighborhood stabilization?

Gain certifications through NAR that will show you understand neighborhood stabilization programs:

  • Accredited Buyer's Representative (ABR)
  • At Home With Diversity (AHWD®)
  • Short Sales & Foreclosure (SFR)
  • Accredited Land Consultants (ALCs)

Serve as a partner to the Community Buyers:

  • Become a preferred real estate professional for their interested homebuyers.
  • Provide information on neighborhood conditions, property values and trends, first-time homebuyer demographics, and desirable property features.
  • Join a local housing provider's board or homeownership committee.
  • Volunteer to serve as a trainer for homeownership counseling courses.

If you suspect an NCST community buyer is involved in fraudulent activity, please send an email to

Success Stories

Centreville, Maryland - Hogar Hispano, Inc.

Hogar Hispano, Inc. purchased this Maryland single-family home and transformed it with more than $21,000 in rehabilitation to a family-ready home for a buyer who was at 67% of AMI. The family wanted to have their own place with a yard to call home for their children.