Allston Homebuyer workshop

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January 4, 2020
From 11 am to 3:30 pm
125 Western Avenue, Allston

First Time Homebuyer Pre-Purchase Course



Dates: January 4 & 11, 2020 

Times: From 11 am to 3:0 pm 

Location: 125 Western Ave in Allston

Contact: call Meghan Monson at 617-787-3874 x211 or email

Cost: $30/Boston Residents $45/Non-Residents

Sponsor: Allston Brighton CDC


Each class will be held at:
Harvard iLab
125 Western Ave
Allston, MA

Homebuying 101 is a 9-hour course, covered over 2 sessions. Topics covered include:

  • Budgeting, Savings & Credit
  • Obtaining a Mortgage
  • Housing Search
  • The Legal Aspects of Buying a Home
  • Home Inspection
  • Home Insurance
  • Down Payment Assistance Programs

Graduates of this course receive a certificate that grants access to down payment 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 and is valid for 3 years.