Purchasing a first-home will probably be one of the biggest decisions of your life. Go into it armed with knowledge from a trusted nonprofit that's been helping home buyers like you for almost 40 years! NHS Brooklyn can help you understand the process, what you can do to strengthen your finances, and how to set achievable goals. Take some of the webinars below to get started.
First-Time Home Buyer Webinar. Interested in buying a first home? Start by signing up to come to our free orientation webinar on Tuesday, March 9, at 6pm. RSVP here. Learn about what the different professionals involved in a real estate transaction do, home buyer grants for down-payment and closing cost assistance, and how to avoid costly pitfalls in today's hot real estate market. Free!
Seats are limited, so RSVP here to save a seat.
Financial Coaching & Credit Improvement for Home Buyers Webinar Specially designed for home buyers like you in mind. Learn about budgeting, cutting down on unnecessary expenses, and setting achievable goals, like saving for a down-payment. Next webinar: Thursday, March 25 at 6-7:30pm. Register here. Free!
Prefer one-on-one counseling? Submit a request here and a counselor will contact you.
Renter's Insurance Webinar Losing everything you own to a fire, flood, or other disaster would likely derail your plan to buy a home. That's why having renter's insurance is so important. But you also need to know what you're buying. Find out during our next webinar: Tues., March 9 at 3-4pm. (Take a late lunch!) Register here. Free!
Landlord Training If you plan to purchase a multi-family home, this money-saving, resource-packed course is a must. It also meets the standard for HUD-certified homeownership education that many banks and lenders require in order to offer a mortgage on a multi-family property. The one-time $100 fee includes a Certificate of Completion good for one year. Choose one afternoon or one early evening course, each of which is two hours and offered every month. Enroll here.