HB101 – Homebuying 101 is an 8-hour course over 2 or 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 the event is at capacity or at ticket sales end date.
To register, select your class:
Our classes are held online by webinar for the foreseeable future. Meeting instructions will be provided when you register. If you want to make up a past class, email for meeting instructions.
Uphams Corner Health Center, March 2, 9, 16 and 23, 2020 - Webinar
Hennigan Community Center, March 3, 10, 27 and 24, 2020 - Webinar
Mildred Av Community Center, March 4, 11, 18 and 25, 2020 - Webinar
Menino Community Center, April 28, May 5, 12, and 29, 2020 - Roslindale
If you want to register for 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.