Belmont offers free workshops on buying a home, finding an apartment, avoiding foreclosure, financial topics, and more! Click the name of each workshop to learn more.
Both live Zoom workshops 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 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.
Our FREE financial education workshops are held on a quarterly basis. We offer up to 12 hours of classroom instruction intended to 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 your income has been affected by COVID-19 and what assistance is available! Workshops are taught by Belmont's experienced, HUD-Certified Foreclosure Prevention Counselors. Join the workshops anonymously via Zoom.