FIRST TIME HOME BUYER WORKSHOP
(REQUIRED for Mayor’s Office of Housing First Time Homebuyers Education)
In order to receive your certificate, you must complete this 6 hour class AND a 2 hour one-on-one counseling session.
Your first home is one of the most important investments you will make. Learn everything you need to know about buying and owning your own home. Topics include:
- Understanding Credit
- Obtaining A Mortgage
- Shopping for a Home
- Below Market Rate Program
- Down Payment Assistance
SFHDC’s 1st Time Homebuyer workshops are held on the 1st Saturday and 3rd Saturday of each month. For other dates and times around the city please visit homeownershipsf.org/workshops.
IMPORTANT: PLEASE READ BELOW.
CERTIFICATION POLICY: In order to receive a Certificate of Completion, participants must complete 6 hours of education & 2 hours of individual counseling. Therefore, late comers arriving after 9:15 am will not be admitted. LATE ARRIVALS must reschedule and register for the next available class.
CANCELLATION POLICY: The $50 dollar enrollment fee is non-refundable. If you must cancel, you must notify us of cancellation 72 hours prior to the workshop. Thus we must receive notification to cancel by 9am Wednesday for a Saturday class. We no longer offer the option to roll over your previous registration to another class. LATE CANCELLATIONS ARE NOT ELIGIBLE FOR A REFUND.
FACILITY POLICY: We do not provide childcare and cannot accommodate children at our workshop. Please make childcare arrangements in advance.