July 2022 Homebuying 101 AB Fund (Virtual)
July 7 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Allston Brighton CDC is holding a virtual Homebuying 101 class on the following dates:
Tuesday, July 5 @ 5-8 PM
Wednesday, July 6 @ 5-8 PM
Thursday, July 7 @ 5-8 PM
Each class will be a Zoom Webinar.
This class is sponsored by the Allston Brighton Homeowner Fund, and is offered first and foremost for current residents of Allston and Brighton, although any resident of Massachusetts is welcome to register. As such, the Allston Brighton Homeownership Program will be covered in more depth in addition to the standard Homebuying 101 curriculum.
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 down payment 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 $50/person. 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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