ABC’s of Homebuying (Clackamas)


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Map your path to Homebuying.

In this fast-paced, industry-expert led class, you will learn:

Financial Preparation: What can you can you do today that will save you on your mortgage tomorrow? Learn the steps to take today to be ready for the biggest asset purchase in your life.

Mortgages: What does a lender look for to qualify you for a loan? What should you look for when you’re comparing loans? Learn the ins and outs of different loan products and how student loans affect your loan-readiness.

Real Estate: How do you prioritize and when affordability is tightening? From shopping and negotiating, to contingencies and learn the industry lingo Learn about the current state about the local real estate market, including closing times, rates, and local inventory.

Home Inspections: Never judge a book by its cover, right? Learn the nitty-gritty about areas to be cautious about when buying a new home. When you meet with your Home Inspector, be ready to ask the important questions.

Closing: What fees and expenses can you expect to pay in addition to your down payment at the closing table? From the time you’re under contract to the day you receive your keys, many pieces are moving need to fall in place. Know the Closing Process before you dive in.

Protection: What does home insurance actually protect? What is covered, what is not? Learn about protecting your home and your assets and how to review your policy for additional savings.

ABCs of Homebuying meets the requirement for many down payment assistance, closing cost assistance and loan programs, after you’ve met one-on-one with a pre-purchase homeownership counselor. The class also satisfies the homeownership education requirement for the Individual Development Account (IDA). If you’re interested in an IDA, start with Financial Foundations.

ABCs of Homebuying is part of your NEDCO Membership. $75 buys you one year of unlimited classes, workshops and one-on-one counseling.

Class Dates:

Saturday, September 21st

Class Time:

9am – 5pm

Class Location:

421 High Street, Ste 100

Oregon City, OR 97045

*Refunds for services are available only in extenuating circumstances.  No refunds will be given within 48 hours of a class or appointment.*