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Home Stretch Workshop

Buying a home is a big deal. Do it right!

Buying a home is likely to be the largest purchase you’ll ever make. Empower yourself with knowledge to make smart decisions and become a successful homeowner!

Homebuyer Education is recommended for every first time home buyer and also required for some lending programs.


Topics covered include:

  • Advantages and Disadvantages of becoming a Homeowner
  • How to develop a spending plan
  • Understanding and improving credit scores
  • Introduction to various lending products
  • Real Estate 101
  • Understanding the closing process
  • Life as a Homeowner
  • Local experts from the banking, real estate, and housing industries will present on their area of expertise and will be able to answer any questions you might have.

Workshop Fee:

$35 Per Household

Contact:

Ashley Shongo - ashongo@hrdc.org

218-333-6542

 

Click Here to Register!

 

Home Stretch Class Schedule


Bemidji

All classes are held at the HRDC Office - 403 4th Street NW, Suite 310 - Bemidji, MN


MAY 2018 

  • Monday, May 21th & Tuesday, May 22th, 5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m
  • Registration Deadline- Friday, May 18th

JUNE 2018 

  • Monday, June 25th & Tuesday, June 26th, 5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m
  • Registration Deadline- Friday, June 22nd

JULY 2018 

  • Monday, July 23rd & Tuesday, July 24th - 5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
  • Registration Deadline- Friday, July 20th

Home Stretch Workshops

Recommended for every first time home buyer and also required for some lending programs!

Once upon a time, buying a home was simple. Today, the game has changed. Whether you’re buying for the first time or the fifth, you need to be savvier and more proactive. With homebuyer education, you can be. It’s not just about buying a home—it’s about staying in it. Research shows that informed homebuyers are successful homeowners. Attend this class to learn more about how to prepare for becoming a Homeowner.

 

Topics covered include:

  • Advantages and Disadvantages of becoming a Homeowner
  • Understanding and improving credit scores
  • Introduction to various lending products
  • Real Estate 101
  • Understanding the closing process
  • Life as a Homeowner
  • Various key speakers are invited from the banking, real estate, and housing industry that will be able to answer any questions you might have.
  • Please check with your local school district for dates and times.
  • How to develop a spending plan

Homestretch is also offered through area Community Education.

Please check with your local school district for dates and times.

Bemidji

 



Framework is the only online homebuyer education course designed by experts in online learning. It’s comprehensive, so you’ll have all the facts you need to navigate every step of the buying process. And you can learn when, where, and how you like. It even works on your smartphone.  

Many lenders’ requirements for homebuyer education, but check with yours to make sure an online course is acceptable.

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