In the interest of public health, HSF and members will be acting with an abundance of caution. Orientations, workshops and application clinics have been moved to an online format. BMR open houses and info sessions have been cancelled. Paper applications are not being accepted and while lotteries will be closed to the public, they will continue as scheduled. Check listing updates at


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This workshop satisfies half of the 6-hour education requirement for obtaining the Home Buyer Education Certificate.
If the webinar is SOLD OUT, you may email BALANCE to add you to the wait-list and we will try to accommodate you if we have cancellations:

About this Event

Please note: Due to the current COVID-19 “shelter in place” order, this workshop will be held online via webinar in a 2-part series. You must attend both webinars to receive credit for all 6 hours. You will receive the link to register for Part 2 when you complete Part 1. Part 2 will take place on March 20th.

Please note: If more than one person in your household will be joining the webinar, each person must register with their own email, and must login from their own different device

Any participant who no-shows more than twice will not be allowed to register for the course again.


Learn how to set financial goals, create a budget, downsize your debt, and understand your credit report and score. We’ll explain how to best prepare yourself for home ownership, what to expect in the mortgage loan process along with learning the different types of loans available and mortgage loan application criteria. Learn about the steps in the home buying process including shopping for a home, making an offer, the closing period and home buying professionals that will assist you along the way. In addition, learn about local programs available to first-time home buyers and the criteria that must be met to qualify for those programs.

Please arrive to the webinar on time. Attendees who do not arrive on time will not be given credit for the workshop. No exceptions.

By registering, you are consenting to the publication, reproduction, distribution, or other use by BALANCE, of attendees name, photograph, video and/or likeness for advertising future events or other marketing purposes.

March 13 2021


Date: March 13
Time: 8:45 am - 12:00 pm
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