Workshop

HOMEBUYER EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS:

 6 hours of First Time Homebuyer workshops  + 2 hours of individual counseling =

8 Total hours of homebuyer education

ALL 8 HOURS MUST BE TAKEN AT THE SAME COUNSELING AGENCY

 

For more information about obtaining your First Time Homebuyer Education and Certificate, please visit Homebuyer.

To find workshops that qualify for your First Time Homebuyer Education Certificate, please filter workshop type: First time homebuyer workshop below.

March 2017

Feb
1
Mar
1
Apr
5

Your Credit Matters

San Francisco Housing Development Corporation
4439 3rd St
San Francisco, CA, 94124

Your Credit Matters Is your credit score keeping you from achieving your goals? If you are seeking a job, a rental unit, a credit card, you know by…

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Feb
2
Mar
2
Apr
6

Your Credit Matters

Western Addition Career Center
1449 Webster Street
San Francisco, CA, 94115

Your Credit Matters Is your credit score keeping you from achieving your goals? If you are seeking a job, a rental unit, a credit card, you know by…

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Jan
11
Feb
8
Mar
8
Apr
5

Credit Reports for First Time Homebuyers Workshop

Hosted by BALANCE in English
BALANCE
595 Market St. 9th Floor Conference Room 960
San Francisco, CA, 94105

Learn everything first time homebuyers need to know about credit reports, such as what mortgage lenders look for, how to correct inaccurate informa…

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Feb
15
Mar
13

The Basics of Budgeting & Saving

San Francisco LGBT Community Center
1800 Market Street
San Francisco, CA, 94102

In this workshop, you will lear…

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Feb
16
Mar
15

Managing Credit & Debt

San Francisco LGBT Community Center
1800 Market Street
San Francisco, CA, 94102

Credit and debt are topics that…

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Jan
25
Mar
22

Downsizing Your Debt Workshop (2 hr)

Hosted by BALANCE in English
BALANCE
595 Market St. 9th Floor Conference Room 960
San Francisco, CA, 94105

Don't waste your hard-earned money on credit card interest payments! This is a step-by-step guide to organizing your personal finances so you can s…

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Workshop Types

These workshops are approved by the San Francisco Mayor's Office of Housing and the San Francisco Redevelopment Agency and offer a certificate in homebuyer education. Find out how to buy a home, how much you can afford, what type of home to buy, how to finance a home and how to keep your home over time.

These workshops help homeowners who are having trouble making their mortgage payments understand their options to preserve homeownership. Find out what to do when you can't make your mortgage payment and what lenders might be willing to do to help you stay in your home.

These workshops help you plan financially for a successful transition from renting to homeownership. Find out how to manage your money before and after you become a homeowner.

Educational workshops for homeowners with panels of professionals that offer guidance in sustaining homeownership and guidance in avoiding foreclosure. Workshops are presented by expert community partners such as financial coaches, attorneys, lenders, and the San Francisco Mayor’s Office of Housing and Community Development.

The A-Z’s of renting and review affordable rental payment ratios for your budget, your credit report, the rental application process, the ins and outs of the tenant landlord relationship, different affordable rental housing options.