Dorchester Home buyers classes

First time homebuyer pre-purchase course
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  • Dorchester Home buyers classes
June 30, 2016
from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Upham Corner Health Center, 415 Columbia road in Dorchester

Dates: Mondays July 11, 18, 25 & August 1, 2016

Language: English

Contact: call Jacqueline Cooper at 888-839-0963 or email

Cost: $ 25 Boston Residents $ 40 Non Residents

Homebuying 101 – An 8-hour course in 4 2-hour sessions designed 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 Boston Home Center Financial Assistance, 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.

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Contributed by Ruth Bechtold