Homebuying Classes

HB101 – Homebuying 101 is an 8-hour course over 4 days to prepare first time homebuyers for homeownership. Topics covered include

  • Information on preparing for the mortgage process
  • First time homebuyer mortgages
  • How to find a home
  • The legal aspects of buying a home
  • How to work with professionals during the homebuying process.

Graduates of this course are given a certificate that allows access to financial assistance programs, 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.

Each person attending must purchase 1 ticket for the series. All sessions listed in the title must be attended for the certificate. Refunds up to 7 days before the start of class. Makeup class attendance permitted. Sales end when event is at capacity or at ticket sales end date.

To register, select your class

Mildred Av Community Center, October 3, 10, 17 and 24, 2018

Holland Community Center, October 15, 22, 29 and November 5, 2018

Hennigan Community Center, November 6, 13, 20 and 27, 2018

Blackstone Community Center. November 29, December 6, 13 and 20, 2018

If you want to register for Framework, the online homebuying class, click here.

Note: If you are making up a Boston Home Center class, please bring your receipt to the class and sign in on the makeup sheet.