First Time Homebuyers Education Class
**Please note the new dates***
** 2 Tues/ Thurs nights 8/19 & 8/21 from 5:30pm -9:00pm Both sessions must be attended**
Is the Homebuying Process Puzzling You?
We can help you put it all together!
This class is the 8 hour U.S. Department of Housing & Urban Development curriculum needed for all down payment assistance programs and affordable housing applications.
Interested in buying, but don’t know if you qualify?
Want to find out about the different programs to help you with down payment?
The seminar focuses on working households who are ready to connect the puzzle pieces in the home buying process – industry experts, with no sales pressure!
All the helpful tips to get started the right way!
We take pride in providing unbiased information to prepare individuals for the biggest purchase of their lives: a home. This class is both fun and interactive! We take frequent breaks, and there are light refreshments.
The topics covered in this seminar style class are:
Our homebuyer education program will help prepare you for the responsibilities of homeownership, and empower you on how to make smart decisions throughout the home buying process.
Who should take this class?
This class is open to anyone, regardless of where you live or work, whether or not you are a First Time Homebuyer. The class is open to people at any stage of the process---a typical class includes people who are just starting to think about homeownership as well as one or two people who are closing on their home in a matter of weeks and need a certificate to secure their mortgage. For those of you who are at the beginning stages of the process, the class gives you an opportunity to determine if you are ready to proceed with homeownership and to identify your next steps to prepare. The class is a great way to learn about current loan programs as well as grants for closing costs and down payment assistance.
What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?
We are centrally located in Midtown Manhattan (MiMA) on 36th street btw 7th and 8th ave. Close to Penn Station, PATH 33rdst, A/C/E and 1/2/3 lines.
Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?
This class is for adults there is no childcare available at this time. Please email with any questions.
Buying a home is often the single largest investment a person will make in his/her lifetime. Therefore it is essential to be financially prepared. The Housing Partnership’s homeownership counseling and education programs will provide all the necessary information, knowledge and tools to make smart, informed homebuying decisions. All classes are conducted by Housing Partnership Development Corporation, a U.S. Department of Housing & Urban Development (HUD) approved Housing Counseling Agency.
The homeownership counseling and education programs include: First Homebuyer Education & Counseling – a requirement for all down payment assistance programs and first time homebuyer mortgages, Landlord/Tenant Training, Credit Repair Boot Camp, Financial Capacity Building, First Home Club, and HomeFirst Down Payment Assistance.
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