Community Action is offering a First-Time Homebuyer Education Program beginning Monday, April 25 from 6 to 9 p.m., in the Presidential Gardens Community Room, 140 Evergreen Drive, Bradford.
Participants receive information from housing professionals, including bank lenders, buyer/seller real estate brokers, housing attorneys, insurance agents, home inspectors and credit counselors; individual household mortgage pre-qualification; information regarding foreclosure sales; area affordable housing lotteries and services of a buyer broker; and details about down payment assistance programs and reduced interest loans.
A Massachusetts Homeownership Collaborative approved certificate is awarded after completion of the three- night course. The program is also approved by MassHousing. Other course dates are Tuesday, April 26, and Monday, May 2. The cost is $60 per household. There are no income requirements to take the training.
For more information, contact Richard Lynch at (978) 373-1971 or Susan Collins at (978) 317-8998.