Greater Boston


Allston Brighton CDC is holding a virtual Homebuying 101 class on the following dates:

Saturday, March 20th @ 9 am- 2pm

Saturday, March 27th @ 9 am- 2pm

Each class will be a Zoom Webinar. 

Homebuying 101 is a 9-hour course, covered over 2 sessions. Topics covered include:

  • Budgeting, Savings & Credit
  • Obtaining a Mortgage
  • Housing Search
  • The Legal Aspects of Buying a Home
  • Home Inspection
  • Home Insurance
  • Down Payment Assistance Programs

Graduates of this course receive a certificate that grants access to down payment assistance, Mass Housing Partnership’s ONE Mortgage, MassHousing mortgages, HUD mortgages, home ownership lotteries, and lender first time homebuyer mortgages. The certificate is accepted statewide for first time homebuyer education and is valid for 3 years.

Registration for the class is $50/person. By registering for the class, you are registering for two (2) sessions. You must attend both sessions in order to receive your certificate of completion. By taking this class you also have access to unlimited one-on-one pre-purchase counseling sessions at Allston Brighton CDC to assist you through your personal homebuying experience.

Workshop Type
First Time Homebuyer Pre-Purchase Course
City or Town
Greater Boston
Contact Name
Meghan Monson
Contact Email
Contact Phone
Organization Name
Allston Brighton CDC
Workshop Date/Time
9 AM - 2PM
9 AM - 2PM