Homebuying Classes

Homebuying Classes

Homebuying Classes

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:

Uphams Corner Health Center, September 9, 16, 23 and 30, 2019 - Dorchester

Menino Community Center, September 10, 17, 24 and October 1, 2019 - Roslindale

Mildred Av Community Center, September 11, 18, 25 and October 2, 2019 - Mattapan

Blackstone Community Center, October 3, 10, 17 and 24, 2019 - South End

MPDC Hibernian Hall, October 9, 16, 23, and 30, 2019 - Roxbury

Roxbury Community College, October 19 and 26, 2019 - Roxbury

Hennigan Community Center, November 5, 12, 19 and 26, 2019 - Jamaica Plain

Tobin Community Center, November 16 and 23, 2019 - Mission Hill

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.