651 Orchard St
New Bedford, MA 02744
First Time Homebuyer Seminar sponsored by the City of New Bedford Department of Planning, Housing & Community Development
THIS IS A 2 DAY SESSION. You must attend both days to receive First Time Homebuyer Counseling Certificate.
SESSION 1 – Tuesday, January 31, 2017
SESSION 2 – Thursday, February 1, 2017
Sponsor: Bristol County Savings Bank
If you are considering buying your first home, here’s a great chance to find out what you need to know. This home buyer seminar has been designed especially for you!
- Budgeting & Credit
- The Housing Search Process
- Lead Paint Issues
- Home Inspections
- Obtaining a Mortgage
- City & State First Time Homebuyer Programs
- Multi-family Ownership
- Legal Successful Homeownership
Cost… The two evening seminar is only $30 per person, or $35 per couple when reserved together. Fee includes a box lunch on both evenings and all your materials.
Limited seating is available on a first-come/first-serve basis: please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for a registration form; you can then reserve your space by sending the completed registration form and non-refundable check or money order made payable to DPHCD. We are located at 608 Pleasant Street, New Bedford 02740. We cannot accept cash!
Certificates of Award for completing the two-day seminar will be given to those who attend both sessions; this allows you to participate in specialized first time homebuyer programs. A lender will be available to answer any questions you may have each evening before the start of the seminar and during breaks.
Questions??? Please call the Department of Planning, Housing and Community Development (508) 979-1500. TTY (508) 979-1661