Important update as of 3/23/2020

Restoration America’s physical office in Crystal Lake is temporarily closed.
Housing Counselors are still available by phone (847)783-0232.
Press 1 and ask to speak to a counselor or you can email us at and a counselor will respond back to you.

Are you ready to own a home and get on a path to homeownership?

Do you wonder if you will qualify for a mortgage?

Are you unsure how much house you can afford?

Are you confused about the home buying process?

Restoration America provides comprehensive homeownership assessments to help future homeowners determine if they are ready to own a home and get on their path to homeownership.

Our certified housing professionals will help you determine if home ownership meets your lifestyle, help you determine mortgage affordability, review your credit report, and develop an action plan to overcome obstacles and achieve your homeownership goals.

This program is offered to individuals’ one-on-one giving the personalized attention deserved. Pre-purchase counseling consists of various counseling components designed to fit individual needs as determined.

Restoration America Charges $125 for the counseling session(s) and $20 for each soft pull credit report. As of June 20, 2016 there will be no charge for our direct counseling services.

Click here to download the intake package and follow the instructions on Page 1

Restoration America in partnership with Framework also offers an online Homebuyers education course. The charge for the online course is $75 and is payable at the time of registration. At the completion of the online course you will be required to have a one-on-one consultation with a housing counselor to obtain your certificate. This can be done over phone or in person.

To get started with the online course please follow the link below.

Restoration America
86 N. Williams
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
1-800-237-8890 Office
1-224-293-6110 FAX

Donate To Restoration America

As a 501(c)(3) not for profit organization, Restoration America relies on your donations so that we can offer the counseling services that we do. Every dollar you donate, over 80% goes directly into the services that we provide our clients.  Your donation is tax deductible.

Ready to talk?

If you or someone you know is in need of assistance with Mortgage Delinquency, Reverse Mortgages, Financial Capability or is looking for Pre-Purchase Counseling, please contact us.

We are here to help.