Homeownership Education - Webinar (MSHDA) - September 13, 2022

September 13, 2022 4:00PM - 8:00PM

Registration Deadline: September 11, 2022 - 12:00AM

Zoom Webinar

Contact: For more information, contact Beth Martinez at Mart1751@msu.edu.

This homeownership seminar from MSU Extension will provide you with valuable information about the home buying process. Please note that this is a virtual, Zoom workshop. An email with the link to join will be sent the day before class. If you do not receive the link, please look in your Junk email file.

We will cover:

  • The advantages of homeownership
  • The steps in the home buying process
  • The costs of homeownership
  • The importance of good credit
  • How to determine how much house you can afford
  • Mortgage loan basics
  • How to maintain your investment
  • Certificate of completion good for one year

Attending the 4-hour single or split sessions, returning completed signed paperwork, and payment received fulfills the requirements for certificate of completion. This certificate can be shared with your mortgage loan officer to satisfy the homebuyer education requirement for MSHDA loans and down payment assistance, USDA Rural Development loans and many other lenders.

Cost: $25 per household. If more than one person attends from a household, only one person needs to register and pay the fee. To request a scholarship based on financial need, contact the instructor below with your county of residence, household size and gross annual income to see if you meet the criteria.

Cancellations received less than 24 hours prior to the event start date will not be refunded.

Accommodations for persons with disabilities may be requested by contacting instructor at the email listed below by three weeks before the class date to make arrangements. Requests received after this date will be fulfilled when possible.

Registration for this event has closed.

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