First-time Homebuyer Classes

A Home of Your Own is a first-time homebuyer class open to all individuals interested in buying a home. If you are seeking to apply for the Osceola County S.H.I.P. Downpayment Assistance program or Neighborhood Stabilization Program (NSP), this class is a pre-requisite to qualifying for assistance. All applicants, co-signers and spouses will need to receive a class certificate. 

2015 A Home of Your Own Class Schedule

All classes are offered as a 4-part series from 6:00pm - 9:00pm unless otherwise specified.*  The cost of the class is $10.00.  To receive a class certificate, YOU MUST ATTEND ALL 4 CLASSES. There are NO EXCUSED absences or exceptions made.

 

January 6, 13, 20 & 27 (English only)

Registration begins December 8, 2014 at 8:00 am

January 8 & 15 (9 am - 4 pm) (English only)

Registration begins December 8, 2014 at 8:00 am

March 3, 10, 17 & 24 (English)

Registration begins February 3 at 8:00 am

March 3, 10, 17 & 24 (Spanish)

Registration begins February 3 at 8:00 am

May 5, 12, 19 & 26 (English only)

Registration begins April 2 at 8:00 am

August 4, 11, 18 & 25 (English)

Registration begins July 3 at 8:00 am

August 4, 11, 18 & 25 (Spanish)

Registration begins July 3 at 8:00 am

October 6, 13, 20 & 27 (English only)

Registration begins September 4 at 8:00 am

Please Note: This class does not guarantee that you will be eligible to receive funds towards purchasing a home, but rather helps you meet one of the requirements to apply for NSP.

Registration for 2015 Homebuying Classes

There are 2 ways to register:

  1. Register online for our January class here. Classes will be held January 6, 13, 20, & 27 from 6 pm to 9 pm / January 8 & 15* from 9 am - 4 pm. Registration for the January 2015 class begins December 8, 2014 at 8:00 a.m.
  2. In-person Registration - UF/IFAS Extension in Osceola County, 1921 Kissimmee Valley Lane, Kissimmee, 34744. Our office hours are Monday - Friday, 8:00 am to 5:00 pm. Please do not come until the day specified for registration.

* Day classes are offered in 2 parts. UF/IFAS Extension Osceola County reserves the right to change dates/time at any time.

 

For questions or more information, please call (321) 697-3000.

 

Laura E. Royer

Extension Faculty
Family & Consumer Sciences
Housing Finance
E-mail: lero@ufl.edu

Diane Patterson

Administrative Secretary
E-mail : dpat2@ufl.edu

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