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Homebuyer education workshop offered in Baxter

Home Stretch, a homebuyer workshop that takes participants through the entire home buying process, will be offered from 4-8 p.m. March 17 and 19 at the Greater Lakes Association of Realtors office in Baxter.

Home Stretch, a homebuyer workshop that takes participants through the entire home buying process, will be offered from 4-8 p.m. March 17 and 19 at the Greater Lakes Association of Realtors office in Baxter.

Participants will learn about qualifying for a mortgage, financing a home, credit, shopping for a home, the closing process, basic home maintenance, and affordable mortgage products that may be available.

Some affordable mortgage products, government loans, and down payment and closing cost assistance programs may require a buyer to receive a Home Stretch certificate.

Offered online is Framework, an online homebuyer education course. Many lenders have approved Framework to meet homebuyer education requirements.

Registration is required, and participants will receive a completion certificate at the end of the workshop.

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To register for the online Framework course or the Home Stretch workshop, contact Suzy at 320-258-0681and visit www.cmhp.net for more information.

Central Minnesota Housing Partnership is a non-profit organization providing affordable housing services to the central region of Minnesota and coordinates the Home Stretch workshop.

Pre-purchase counseling is also available by appointment and is strongly recommended before taking Home Stretch. This is a free service to anyone who wants to speak with a certified homeownership counselor about their financial situation before buying a home.

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