Home Ownership

ON-LINE HOMEBUYER EDUCATION:

eHome America America's Premier Online Homebuyer Education

If you cannot attend a live workshop, check out our on-line Homebuyer Education Class.The courses are available in English and Spanish and you can learn at your own pace.  The courses cover shopping for a home, securing a mortgage loan, how credit works, and locating a realtor and lender.

The course fee is $99.00 and a certificate is awarded upon completion.  Taking the course may allow you to obtain more favorable loan terms so please click here for more information

WORKSHOPS:

Peoples’ Self-Help offers home buyer education classes to educate and prepare families for the responsibilities of home ownership. The classes are in English and Spanish and we look forward to seeing everyone! 

One-On-One Counseling

We offer one-on-one counseling sessions (required for some programs such as FHA and Back to Work) to help you choose the right path to home ownership and provide guidance on mortgage options and the purchase process. To help you decide if home ownership meets your lifestyle and your financial goals, we can help you access your credit report and develop an action plan.  Also, if you are facing financial challenges related to current home ownership, please contact our Housing Specialist at homeownership@pshhc.org or call (805) 540-2446.