Housing Counseling

Athens Land Trust is a HUD Approved Housing Counseling Agency and provides no-cost group education and one-on-one counseling to Athens-Clarke County residents and residents of Barrow, Oglethorpe, Walton, Oconee, Jackson, Elbert and Madison Counties. 

Group Services Provided:

  • Pre-purchase Homebuyer Education Workshops
  • Post-purchase Education Workshops
  • Budget & Credit Workshops

Individual Services Provided:

  • Pre-purchase counseling
  • Post-purchase counseling
  • Rental counseling
  • Budget & credit counseling

Homebuyer education workshops are held every month on Saturdays from 8:30-4:30. More information can be found by clicking HERE.

Individual counseling appointments can be made by contacting our Housing Counselor, Yyokkia Lawson at 706-613-0122 or by email at yyokkia@athenslandtrust.org