• Pre-Purchase Counseling
  • Homebuyer Education Certificate Course
  • Delinquency & Default Counseling
  • Non-Delinquency Post Purchase Counseling
  • Reverse Mortgage Counseling
  • Rental Counseling
  • Fair Housing Education
  • Community Development

  • The Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Certified Counselor
  • Home Equity Conversion Mortgage (HECM) Certified
  • Translation Services

  • Face-to-Face Counseling
  • Online Counseling
  • Hybrid Counseling

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Ms. Lydia Pope has been in the Real Estate Industry since 1995. Her passion is working within the communities she serves and providing financial literacy services.  

She has been a Branch Manager for NID HCA Pope Agency since 2006 and has been extremely active in the NID HCA Network. Some of her accomplishments have been: Auditing NID Offices, Assisted in Training other Housing Counselors Nationally, Effective and Productive Workshops throughout the years (1 of the top 5 offices) & the Opening of NID Homeownership Center in Detroit, MI. 

Ms. Pope is the Owner/President of E & D Realty & Investment Co, Inc., E&D Property Management & New Era Real Estate and currently President of the National Association of Real Estate Brokers, Inc. (NAREB) & Past President of the Women’s Council of NAREB. 

She holds a Bachelors in Communications and a Masters’ in Business & Project Management. She is also Partner with “Man Talk Inc” which is a Non-Profit Organization ( Our goal is to help men from all walks of life, of different race, age and religions to focus on financial literacy, mentoring and motivating men to go to another level.

Generational wealth starts with purchasing real estate.

Ms. Lydia Pope


3030 Euclid Avenue Suite 300, Cleveland, Ohio 44115     |     +1 (216) 752-9264