Carolyn Carol dreamed of owning a home and giving her children a stable, beautiful place to live. In the midst of a divorce, she encountered multiple challenges on her path to homeownership, including a discrepancy during her credit check that stalled her plans. When the bank denied her pre-approval for a loan, she felt like giving up on her dream.
The Housing Council at PathStone provided support and encouragement through every step of the process, urging Carolyn to keep fighting her case — and she won. She closed on her first home — her “mini mansion,” as she puts it — in Rochester in the summer of 2018. Carolyn feels blessed everyday to have a place to call her own.