Our home ownership team provides classes in financial literacy (how to manage money), home buyer education, landlord training, and more. Our classes include:
First-Time Homebuyer Course ($75 registration fee):
This four-session course is designed to educate and prepare individuals for the home buying process.
Topics covered in this course include but are not limited to: understanding credit, working with lenders, working with a realtor, obtaining a home inspection and the role of a closing attorney.
The class will also cover the benefits and challenges of homeownership such as, affordability, down payment and closing costs.
Fast Track ($75.00 registration fee):
These classes are designed for customers with a purchase and sales agreement, prior to registering for a class. These classes are held on Saturdays from 10am to 2pm and are offered in English and Spanish. This an accelerated version of the First Time Home buyer course, with two 4hr classes on consecutive Saturdays.with two 4hr classes on consecutive Saturdays.
Landlord Course ($75.00 registration fee):
Topics covered in this course include, but are not limited to: HUD rental and rent subsidy programs, other federal, state, or local rental assistance; fair housing, housing search assistance, landlord and tenant laws, lease terms, rent delinquency, budgeting for rent payments, and providing assistance with locating alternate housing. One Class meeting – Saturdays 10am to 1pm (class offered in English and Spanish)
Online Classes with eHome America
eHome America is the Nation’s Premier Online Homebuyer Education Platform offering certified Education and Counseling for Homebuyers and Homeowners.