“Essentials for First-Time Homebuyers” is a FREE comprehensive eight hour course that prepares renters to make the transition to homeownership. The course educates participants about types of financing available, how to obtain a mortgage, first-time homebuyer subsidy programs,  fair housing practices, how to create and manage a budget, shopping for a home, selecting a neighborhood, home inspection, tax benefits of being a homeowner, the closing process, post-ownership, home maintenance and repairs.

Free individualized counseling is provided to help clients attain their personal financial goals. Some individuals require only a few months to become mortgage ready, while others work with CCFC counselors for several years to rebuild or establish credit and resolve financial issues. Varies workshops are offered two Saturdays  per month. For more information and to register please call HHS at 305-245-7738 Ext. 227, or email housing@ccfcfl.org

You can also use the links below to self -register for one of our monthly scheduled classes

You can click on a selective date to register for an upcoming Home Buyers Virtual class:

JANUARY 2024:

HOME BUYER CLASSES

Saturday, January 13, 10:00 a.m. – English Virtual Class
Saturday, January 27, 10:00 a.m. – Spanish Virtual Class

FEBRUARY 2024:

HOME BUYER CLASSES

Saturday, February 10, 10:00 a.m. – English Virtual Class
Saturday, February 24, 10:00 a.m. – Spanish Virtual Class