GO Northwest Housing Resource Center Homebuyer Workshop December
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GO Northwest Housing Resource Center Homebuyer Workshop December

GO Northwest Housing Resource Center Homebuyer Workshop December

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The Connexion Point Church

3816 Edmondson Avenue

Baltimore, MD 21229

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Why Spend a Saturday with us?

Garwyn Oaks Northwest Housing Resource Center is a HUD certified, non-profit housing counseling agency whose mission is to ensure healthy neighborhoods by equipping individuals to obtain, maintain, and retain their homes successfully. This workshop and the following one-on-one counseling led by our professional Housing Counselors and industry experts empowers and prepares prospective homeowners like yourself to obtain, maintain, and retain your dream home by providing well-rounded insight into the home-buying process and assisting you find and secure all the down-payment assistance programs available. Please join us!


What You Can Expect

Class will cover the following information:

  • Each step of the home-buying process
  • Avoiding Predatory Lending and Foreclosure
  • Identifying Fair Housing Issues
  • The four "C's" of homeownership: Credit, Compensation, Capital, and Collateral
  • Building Credit
  • Saving Money and Creating a Budget
  • How to qualify for a mortgage
  • How to choose a lender and a real estate agent
  • How to shop for a home
  • Home inspections/appraisals
  • Insurances for home owners
  • Settlement
  • Maintaining the Home
  • Loan programs-FDA, MD Mortgage Program, VA, Fanniemae, and Freddiemac
  • Grant and down-payment assistance programs

What is Required of You

You must attend the Home-buying workshop AND the one-on-one counseling session, to be eligible for certificate

Cost of registration covers your workshop materials, credit report, one-on-one counseling session (scheduled at the workshop), and lunch.

If you are purchasing a home with a spouse or co-borrower, they must also register for the workshop. No children allowed. No pets-- service animals only. Entry is not permitted after 9:00 am. Once class has begun, and you are late, your registration will be rolled over to the next workshop--but you must contact us to do so. You will be scheduled for a one-on-one counseling session at the workshop. All counseling sessions are scheduled within 30 days of the workshop. Once you complete the Homebuyer workshop and counseling session, you will qualify for a certificate.

If you are unable to pay by credit card online you may register by calling our main number 410-947-0084.


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