HIP's Homebuyer Education Workshop - Virtual Zoom Class, Saturday

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HIP's Homebuyer Education Workshop - Virtual Zoom Class, Saturday

HIP creates housing and economic security for low- and moderate-income households, and provides services that improve their quality of life.

By Housing Initiative Partnership (HIP)

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Date and time

Saturday, June 24 · 6am - 1pm PDT



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9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

HIP's Homebuyer Education Workshop - Virtual Zoom Class, Saturday

9:00 AM - 9:15 AM


Claudia M Jutila

Zoom Chek in & Introduction to HIP

9:15 AM - 9:20 AM

Homebuying Process Poll

9:20 AM - 9:30 AM

Resources Review & Expectations

9:30 AM - 10:00 AM

Understanding Credit

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Obtaining a mortgage

11:00 AM - 11:10 AM

Coffee Break

11:10 AM - 11:40 AM

Downpayment & cost cost resources

Claudia Jutila

11:40 AM - 12:10 PM

Shopping for a home

12:10 PM - 12:30 PM


12:30 PM - 1:00 PM

Home Inspection

1:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Homeowner Insurance

1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Settlement Process

2:30 PM - 2:40 PM


2:40 PM - 3:00 PM

Homebuyer Seminar Q&A

About this event

  • 7 hours
  • Mobile eTicket

HIP is a HUD-approved Housing Counseling agency.

Our in-person 8-hour Homebuyer seminar is held on Saturdays, but is suspended until further notice due to the coronavirus pandemic. Therefore, we are taking the homebuyer education workshop virtual on Zoom.

The fee for the virtual class is $30 per person. Each participant must register in advance, and a certificate of completion will be provided at the end of the class.

You will learn about:

  • Affordable mortgage loans.
  • How your credit will affect your monthly payments.
  • How to select your team: Realtors, Loan Officers, Home Inspectors, Insurance Agents.
  • Understanding what you are signing (and paying for) at closing.
  • Resources available for downpayment and closing cost assistance.

About the organizer

Housing Initiative Partnership, Inc. (HIP) is a private, nonprofit developer and HUD-approved counseling agency based in Prince George’s County, Maryland.

HIP maintains three housing counseling offices in Hyattsville, Germantown and Gaithersburg.