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October 24, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
One event on October 24, 2019 at 6:00pm
One event on October 28, 2019 at 6:00pm
Allston Brighton CDC is partnering with Cambridge Savings Bank to provide our Homebuying 101 course at the Charlesview Community Center.
The class will be held on the following dates:
Monday, October 21st @ 6-9:15 PM
Thursday, October 24th @ 6-9:15 PM
Monday, October 28th @ 6-9:15 PM
Each class will be held at:
Charlesview Community Center
123 Antwerp St, Allston MA
Homebuying 101 is a 9-hour course, covered over 3 sessions. Topics covered include:
- Budgeting, Savings & Credit
- Obtaining a Mortgage
- Housing Search
- The Legal Aspects of Buying a Home
- Home Inspection
- Home Insurance
- Down Payment Assistance Programs
Graduates of this course receive a certificate that grants access to downpayment assistance, Mass Housing Partnership’s ONE Mortgage, MassHousing mortgages, HUD mortgages, home ownership lotteries, and lender first time homebuyer mortgages. The certificate is accepted statewide for first time homebuyer education and is valid for 3 years.
Registration for the class is $45/person for non-Boston residents and $30/person for City of Boston residents. By registering for the class, you are registering for three (3) sessions. You must attend all three sessions in order to receive your certificate of completion. By taking this class you also have access to unlimited one-on-one pre-purchase counseling sessions at Allston Brighton CDC to assist you through your personal homebuying experience.
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