Let Self-Help's extensive experience in both real estate development and finance work for you. Make the most of your opportunity and enjoy expert assistance in navigating the challenges associated with downtown development and other projects — from tax credits and green building to leasing office, residential, retail and mixed-use space.
Self-Help is a leading national community development financial institution headquartered in Durham, NC. Since 1980, Self-Help has provided more than $9.3 billion in financing to over 175, 700 families, individuals and businesses. We help drive economic development and strengthen communities by providing responsible financial services, lending to individuals, small businesses and nonprofits, developing real estate, and promoting fair financial practices across the nation. Self-Help Credit Union serves more than 88, 000 members through 33 branches and offices in Florida, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Virginia, while our sister credit union, Self-Help Federal Credit Union, serves more than 78, 000 members through branches in California, Illinois, Wisconsin and Washington.