Home Stretch classes are now offered using an online meeting platform. Take the in-person class from the comfort of your own home!
Home Stretch is an in-person training geared toward helping people understand the homebuyer process. Whether you are a first time homebuyer or a current owner looking for a refresher, Home Stretch has you covered.
Home Stretch covers topics like:
- Determining an Affordable Payment
- Budgeting for Homeownership
- Credit Reports & Credit Score
- Finding a Lender
- Choosing a Mortgage Product
- Finding and Working with a Real Estate Agent
- Purchase Agreements
- Homeowner’s Insurance
- Closing on the Loan
- Home Maintenance
Classes cost $25/household. Please see the Home Stretch schedule below for a list of available class dates and times. You must attend both class sessions to earn a completion certificate.
A computer, tablet, or smartphone and reliable internet connection is required to participate in the virtual Home Stretch class.
To register for a Home Stretch class, please click the link in the sidebar.
|August 11 & 13||5:30-10 PM||On-Line Virtual Class|
|August 18 & 20||5:30-10 PM||On-Line Virtual Class|
|September 19 & 26||8:30 AM-1 PM||On-Line Virtual Class|
|September 22 & 24||5:30-10 PM||On-Line Virtual Class|
|September 28 & 30||5:30-10 PM||On-Line Virtual Class|
|October 6 & 8||5:30-10 PM||On-Line Virtual Class|
|October 13 & 15||5:30-10 PM||On-Line Virtual Class|
|October 20 & 22||5:30-10 PM||On-Line Virtual Class|
|November 10 & 12||5:30-10 PM||On-Line Virtual Class|
|November 17 & 19||5:30-10 PM||On-Line Virtual Class|
|December 2 & 3||5:30-10 PM||On-Line Virtual Class|
|December 8 & 10||5:30-10 PM||On-Line Virtual Class|
If you are a Lender, Real Estate Agent, Home Inspector, Closing Agent, or Insurance Agent and are interested in becoming a Home Stretch speaker, please click here.
Prefer to take the class online? Framework™ is an online homebuyer education class that covers many topics related to the homebuying process. If you are required to take a homebuyer education class, please check with your lender to determine if Framework™ is accepted.
The cost of Framework™ is $75.
For more information about Homebuyer Education, please contact:
Self Sufficiency and Homeownership Coordinator
134 East Second Street
Wabasha, MN 55981
651-565-2638 ext. 204
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