AHOME is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization founded in 1989. AHOME seeks to increase the number of low- and moderate-income and minority households that purchase homes in our community. We provide home buyer education classes, condo classes, financial literacy classes and some housing counseling.
Karen Serfis is the Executive Director for AHOME and has been with AHOME since November 1995. She is a certified housing counselor, a member of the Virginia Association of Housing Counselors and a member of the Multicultural Advisory Board for the Virginia Housing Development Authority. Prior to working for AHOME, she spent eight years in the retail banking industry. She is a native Washingtonian and has lived in Arlington for the past 24 years.