No Catch!

No Catch!

Marissa Lehman wanted to buy a house.  She qualified for our IDA program and told us about her experience. “My IDA counselor, Joel Zwier, was extremely helpful.  I got quick responses to all my questions.  I’ve had no issues along the way.  The online courses for...
Help through IDA

Help through IDA

Eduardo Cermeño told his Lacasa financial counselor, Joel Zwier, about his experiences on the housing market today.  “The housing market is very tight right now.  We made several offers on homes along the way that weren’t accepted.  We hadn’t realized that fact.” He...
Surprised by a surplus

Surprised by a surplus

Dynisha heard of the Dream$avers IDA program from her mother a few years ago, but didn’t apply right away. In April 2016, she took the plunge to see if she was eligible.  She worked first with Jessica George, and then was transferred to Joel Zwier to finish the...
Latassia Miller: Property Manager

Latassia Miller: Property Manager

­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­Latassia Miller is one of lacasa’s newest employees. She is a Property Manager, based at Arbor Ridge. She has worked as a property manager at for-profit companies for 12 years. This is the first nonprofit...

Learning and Volunteering

Carl Rutt has been volunteering with lacasa on a weekly basis since April of 2016. We wondered what led him to offer to volunteer with us. “I have known about lacasa for many years, and have volunteered on Help-A-House Day many times. It’s a fun social event, and it...