Learn about Eastern 8

Our Services

New Home Construction

Eastern Eight provides services to help you build a new home and obtain a mortgage.

Loan Programs

Learn about our loan programs provided through HomeWorks Community Lending.

Free Credit Coaching

Learn about our Credit Coaching service.  Apply Today – Click Here or Call us at 423-232-5097.

About Us

Eastern Eight CDC is a nonprofit organization creating affordable housing solutions for the eight counties of Northeast Tennessee (Carter, Greene, Hancock, Hawkins, Johnson, Sullivan, Unicoi, and Washington).

Our programs include homebuyer education, financial counseling, mortgage pre-approval, continuing homeowner education and foreclosure prevention and counseling. We also develop and rehabilitate homes, including manufactured housing, and offer a select number of rental properties.

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Words from Our Clients

I was able to secure a new home with plenty of room at an affordable rate and down payment.

- Norma Brown

I have the home of my dreams because of Eastern Eight. It is a wonderful opportunity to fulfill your dreams!

- Beverly Stevens

Without the help of Eastern Eight, I wouldn’t have been able to buy my dream home. I am eternally thankful!

- Britany Dunlap

Very helpful in the process and patient with me as a first-time homebuyer and all of my questions. So happy for this opportunity to own my own home!

- Sara Mason

I cannot begin to explain how wonderful Eastern Eight has been with helping me purchase my first home. As a first time home buyer, I knew very little; however, eastern Eight really took the time to explain everything to me every step of the way.

- Cori Kilby

I feel like I have achieved ultimate independence – I feel like I am finally an adult and my self esteem is just through the roof.

- Alice Leonard