"Our Mission"

To promote the health and vitality of communities by increasing sustainable homeownership; homeownership through financial education and quality, affordable housing development; while maintaining our spiritual focus.

About Us

Building United of Southwestern Pennsylvania (BUSP) is a Pennsylvania 501 (c) (3) nonprofit corporation with a goal to provide quality homeownership opportunities to families with low-to-moderate incomes.  The organization represents an innovative approach to providing community development projects through the facilitation of faith-based initiatives.

Our Services

BUSP serves anyone who is interested in transforming their financial situation or who requires assistance to realize their dream of homeownership. Although our office and housing development are located in Homewood, we serve all of Allegheny County as well as Beaver, Butler, Fayette, Washington and Westmoreland Counties.

We accomplish this goal through:

Our Partners

    The services provided by BUSP are made possible through partnerships with:

  • Consumer Federation of America
  • Countrywide Home Loans
  • Fannie Mae Corporate
  • Fannie Mae Foundation
  • Fannie Mae Pittsburgh Partnership Office
  • The Heinz Endowments
  • Mellon Bank Development Corporation
  • Neighborhood Housing Services
  • Neighborhood Legal Services

Recent Projects