Homebuyer Workshop: August 2020

Event Type: Seminar

Ready to Buy a Home but Not Sure Where to Start?

Buying a home is exciting, but it can also be stressful for first-time homebuyers. You don’t know what to expect or what steps you need to take to ensure you get approved for a mortgage. This can lead to delays and serious frustration. If you want to minimize the hassle of homebuying a mortgage approval, you need to understand exactly what it takes to buy a home.

CONSOLIDATED CREDIT’S FREE HUD-APPROVED HOMEBUYER WORKSHOP WILL TEACH YOU EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW TO BECOME MORTGAGE-READY

Couple in front of sold homeTHIS FREE 8-HOUR COURSE WILL EXPLAIN:

  • How to overcome the most common barriers to mortgage approval, including:
    • Bad credit or no credit because you don’t have enough credit history
    • Limited income that makes it harder to cover upfront mortgage costs
    • Too much debt from credit cards or student loans
  • The secrets to using first-time homebuyer assistance programs that help minimize the cost burden of getting a mortgage:
    • Down payment assistance
    • Closing cost assistance
  • What to expect during home inspections:
    • The right questions to ask your home inspector
    • Extra inspections you may need for older homes, kids or a pool
    • How the results of the inspection can affect your final purchase
  • Different types of insurance you may need, including:
    • Basic homeowner’s insurance
    • Flood and fire coverage needed in certain regions
    • Private mortgage insurance

Once you complete this homebuyer workshop, you’ll receive:

  • A HUD-approved certificate of completion that’s good for up to one year. This certificate is crucial to qualify for down paying and closing cost assistance programs.
  • One-on-one counseling from a HUD-certified housing counselor. Work with an expert to create a customized action plan that will ensure you’re ready to buy a home.

Still have questions? Just call us at 954-377-9167 to RSVP by phone.