Home Readiness Workshop & Homebuyer Education

OPTION 1

LET'S GET YOU READY

I have a credit score of less than 580 and/or any one of the following items applies to my situation:

  • unaware of credit score
  • limited savings and uncertain where down payment will come from
  • less than 18 months of steady income,
  • not yet had bankruptcy discharged/dismissed or its only been 1-2 years since it’s been discharged/dismissed

Home READINESS WORKSHOP
Total Length: 1.5 Hour

$10 registration fee.
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One and a half hour (1.5) workshops are held twice a day every Wednesday.

What you’ll learn:

Develop an understanding of all of the steps involved in purchasing a home and prepare yourself financially.  Then work your plan so that you can take the next big step of enrolling in Homeport’s 8-hour home buyer education workshop. You will hear what lenders look for in an application for a mortgage. Plus, review frequently asked questions with our Housing Advisors and get a chance to ask your questions.

What’s next?

OPTION 2

I'M READY

I have a credit score of 580 or better and any one of the following items applies to my situation:

  • pre-approved by a lender
  • in-contract on a home
  • have or are sorting out down payment
  • steady income for at least 18 months
  • bankruptcy discharged/dismissed within the past 2-3 years

Homebuyer Education
(HUD CERTIFIED)
Total Length: 8 Hours

$99 registration fee.
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$99 registration fee includes;

  • Homebuyer Education class
    (Saturday class series)
  • At least 2 credit and budget reviews
  • Closing document review
  • 2 Home Repair classes
    (interior and exterior maintenance)

What you will learn: Learn each step of the home buying process.

  • How to find a home and negotiate a contract
  • How to apply for a mortgage loan
  • What lenders look for when approving you for a mortgage
  • How to budget to buy a home
  • How to understand your credit
  • What happens during the closing process
  • How to be a successful homeowner
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Meet our experts

Layden Hale Senior Counseling Advisor Leads Home Readiness Workshops Contact: 614.221.8889 x134 Learn more about Layden Hale in his Homeport Employee Profile.

Layden Hale
Senior Counseling Advisor
Leads Home Readiness Workshops

Contact: 614.221.8889 x134

Learn more about Layden Hale in his Homeport Employee Profile.

Kerrick Jackson Housing Advisor Leads Homebuyer Education workshops Contact: 614.221-8889 x134 Learn more about Kerrick Jackson in his Homeport Employee Profile.

Kerrick Jackson
Housing Advisor
Leads Homebuyer Education workshops

Contact: 614.221-8889 x134

Learn more about Kerrick Jackson in his Homeport Employee Profile.