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Home Buying 101: What You Need to Know

Partake in free pre-purchase home buying classes and an affordable homeownership workshop throughout the month of April.

When: 9:00 am-1:00pm on Saturdays in April
Where: Habitat for Humanity, 119 E. University Ave.
What: This spring, we are offering pre-purchase home buying classes. This is a six-part education program divided into three workshops providing an unbiased comprehensive overview of the home purchase process to help home buyers make smart and informed decisions in their journey to becoming homeowners. Participants will receive a detailed reference manual. Homeownership counseling is available by appointment. A certificate of accomplishment will be awarded after the completion of a post-workshop individual counseling session.

We also offer affordable homeownership workshops every other month. At these sessions, hear about affordable homeownership opportunities and down payment assistance in Champaign County. Learn how to review your credit report to determine your options.

Sessions are held on Saturdays in April:
April 7: Are You Ready to Buy a Home? and Managing Your Money
April 14: Understanding Credit and Getting a Mortgage Loan
April 21: Shopping for a Home and Protecting Your Investment
April 28: Affordable Homeownership Workshop (This workshop is held at 9:30am and is offered every other month)

All classes are free! Call 217.819.5113 to register.

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