Working together to make your dream of homeownership come true!


Corporate Information

The Homeownership Center of Tacoma is a private non-profit corporation registered in the State of Washington and certified by the IRS as a tax-exempt 501(c)(3) corporation.


MISSION STATEMENT: Revitalize Tacoma’s targeted neighborhoods by expanding homeownership through constructing new homes, renovating existing homes, and assisting modest-income, first-time buyers to qualify for first and second mortgage loans


HCT is staffed by a small but dedicated team of professionals with over 83 years of combined experience in affordable housing.

Gary Andrew
Executive Director
Tina LaBouve'
Homeownership Counselor
Christina Jarman
Loan Services Coordinator/
Financial Manager
Tim Kropf
Construction Manager


The Board of Directors of HCT is organized with three tiers of dedicated volunteers.

The Board of Directors meet at the offices of HCT on the third Tuesday of each odd numbered month at 1:00pm.
Board Meetings are open to the public.


HCT’s most recent financial audit may be downloaded in PDF format HERE