Columbus Metropolitan Library Whitehall branch (4445 East Broad Street Whitehall, Ohio 43213)
OSU Extension, Franklin County offers a free comprehensive home buyer education workshop series to help prospective home buyers in achieving their dream of owning a home. This series will be held December 1, 8, 15, and 22 from 6-8 p.m. at the Columbus Metropolitan Library, Whitehall branch (4445 E. Broad St., Whitehall, Ohio), Room 4 & 5. Our program is one of only a handful in Central Ohio that is U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)-certified and City of Columbus-approved. Those who attend all four sessions and participate in a one-on-one budget counseling session will receive a HUD-certified Certificate of Completion, which often is required to apply for many down payment/closing cost assistance programs and/or grants. Participants in this workshop series will:
Learn the basics of budgeting, credit, mortgage loans, and the home buying process
Network with professionals such as lenders, realtors, insurance agents, and home inspectors
Get information about financing options, including grants, loans, and cost assistance programs
Deadline to register is Nov. 28. Click here to register.