Belmont offers free workshops on preparing for homebuying, financial education, becoming a landlord, and more! Click each class below to read the description and choose the best class for you.
Are you thinking you want to buy a home but you don't know if you should or where to start? This FREE 1.5 hour class covers topics to help you make that decision and what you need to do to get yourself ready for a mortgage.
Please note: This workshop is a basic informational workshop. No certificate is given at the end of this workshop.
Both live Zoom workshops, in-person, and self-paced online options available!
Are you buying a home within the next 12 months? Is your credit ready for homeownership? This free 6-hour workshop covers the full process of purchasing a home, from getting ready, to finding a home, to closing on a home, and more! This class covers the certification requirements for most first time homebuyer programs - including down payment & closing cost assistance programs, Homebuyer Dream Program, Mortgage Closing, and other lender programs.
Are you thinking that homeownership might be more than 12 months away, or you're looking for guidance on getting a better credit record, check out Am I Ready for Homeownership or our Financial Education Workshop Series.
Are you a new landlord, or are you considering buying a multi-family home? This FREE 1.5 hour class covers the rewards, risks, and responsibilities of becoming a landlord.
Our FREE financial education workshops help participants develop sound money management habits as a means to achieving their financial goals. The classes cover topics such as budgeting, distinguishing between needs and wants, banking, credit reports and credit scores, credit repair, identity theft, saving and interest, and creating smart goals. The classes are interactive, upbeat and fun.
Get the Edge...The Renter's Edge! This workshop helps participants avoid rental scams & red flags, identify fair housing issues, learn about available financial assistance, and much more. Each participant receives a certificate of completion.
Learn your options if you're having trouble paying your mortgage, what to do if you've been financially affected by COVID-19 and what assistance is available! Sessions are taught by Belmont's experienced, HUD-Certified Foreclosure Prevention Counselors. Join the sessions anonymously via Zoom.