Buying A House In 2023

Information on Buying A House In 2023 The home-buying process can be an intimidating venture for first-time homeowners.  If you are entering this process for the first time, just know that the housing market is constantly changing–interest rates go up and down,...

Student Debt

Helping Students Reduce Their Debt Student Debt has affected a large portion of individuals from all walks of life. In order to afford higher education, most people take out student loans to ease the stress of saving up and paying for school. However, relying on loans...

Lacasa Breaks Ground on Trio of State Street Duplexes

Adding Affordable Rental Housing to Elkhart On Thursday, May 20, Lacasa broke ground on the site of three upcoming duplexes on State Street in Elkhart, IN. The duplexes, which are being constructed with the help of Lifeline Ministries, will provide much-needed...

Lacasa Welcomes Ernie Smith as Chief Financial Officer

  Welcoming A New Leader for Lacasa's Financial Operations, Risk Management, and IT Lacasa, Inc. is pleased to welcome Ernie Smith as Chief Financial Officer. Smith has over 25 years of experience in financial leadership for individual and family services...

Home Repairs Begin for 30th Annual Help-A-House

The 30th annual Help-A-House home repair program in Goshen is a partnership of Lacasa, Inc. and the City of Goshen. Work is beginning at the ten homeowner sites in Goshen with projects including insulation, electrical work, plumbing and HVAC, accessibility improvements, windows, and siding. The annual Help-A-House Community Work Day in May was cancelled due to COVID-19.

Guidance Tip: Understanding Your Mortgage Needs

Understanding Your Mortgage Needs and the Pros and Cons of Forbearance You may have heard the CARES act authorizes a forbearance option up to 6 months for those who request it during this time. A forbearance is a temporary postponement of mortgage payments granted by...

Lacasa Office Closed – COVID-19 Update

Offices Closed Due to COVID-19 In accordance with the Indiana state Stay at Home order, Lacasa offices are currently closed. Staff will work remotely during this time via phone and email. If you're not sure who to connect with, please call us at 574-533-4450 and...

30th Annual Help-A-House Community Work Day Postponed

The 30th annual Help-A-House home repair program in Goshen is a partnership of Lacasa, Inc. and the City of Goshen. A part of this program is the Help-A-House Community Work Day, which usually includes deploying over 200 good-willed volunteers from the community to...

Master It Series Classes Canceled March/April

      Due to the recent guidelines from the CDC and local health officials, all Master It Series classes have been cancelled for March and April. Lacasa’s Financial Empowerment Counselors will be contacting anyone who signed up for any courses in March...

Lacasa, Inc. Offices – By Appointment Only

We have made the decision to open our offices by appointment only until further notice. If you need to make an appointment, please call 574-533-4450. This decision is purely a precautionary measure and we are closely monitoring all guidance from the CDC and local...

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With the Master It Series by Lacasa, Inc., confidently manage your finances and reach your financial goals.


Need help saving for your dreams?

Lacasa’s Dream$avers program can provide you with $4,000 in matching funds to help make your dreams a reality.


Improve the safety and energy-efficiency of your home.

Help-A-House assists low-income homeowners with major housing renovations. 2021 applications are now open.

All class fees are waived in 2020!

Master It Series by Lacasa

Everyone’s roadmap to financial success is different. Master It Series by Lacasa, Inc. is designed to be your journey to financial stability. Find your path and master it!

Lacasa is a nonprofit agency with programs to help clients achieve financial stability, find a new home, find affordable rentals, get home repair assistance, immigration counseling, and neighborhood engagement. Lacasa believes that every family deserves safe, affordable housing and a stable lifestyle!

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We revitalize dilapidated houses to make our community a better place to live.

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