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WATCH CDC works towards a more just community in the Waltham area by promoting affordable housing, providing adult education and leadership development, and empowering underrepresented residents through civic engagement.

Ongoing Events & Promotions: 
Watch CDC February 2019 First Time Homebuyer Workshop
First Time Homebuyer Workshop
Mon, 02/04/2019 - 6:00pm

First Time Homebuyer Pre-Purchase Course
Language: English
Fee: $50 per person or $75 per couple
February 2019 First Time Home Buyer Course 
Dates: Feb 4 Monday, Feb 6 Wednesday, Feb 11 Monday
Time: 6:00 – 9:00 pm

This course consists of important information for all first-time home buyers. You must take all three classes to earn a CHAPA Certificate. 

Register online at: www.watchcdc.org/homebuyer
If you do not pre-register, please call the WATCH Office to let us know you will attend the course: 781-891-6689 ext 200. You may bring the check with you and register at the first class of the course. THERE'S PLENTY OF ROOM FOR ALL PARTICIPANTS as we have rented a large space. Please call to let us know you are coming.

This course consists of important information for all first-time home buyers! You will learn about: 
• Credit, debit and budgeting issues
• Qualifying for a mortgage
• Shopping for a home
• The legal aspects of home buying
• The responsibilities of being a homeowner

WATCH’s class is certified by CHAPA's Massachusetts Homeownership Collaborative, so graduates may be eligible for down payment assistance programs from their city or town or for the Soft Second Mortgage (link is external) or other mortgage designed for first time home buyers. The class fee is $50 per person or $75 per couple. All classes take place in Waltham. Couples purchasing a home together are both encouraged to attend, although (unless your mortgage lender tells you otherwise) only one person is required to complete the course in order to qualify for downpayment assistance or the Soft Second Mortgage. Click here to download the flyer and map for the course.

Location: Charles River Museum Innovator Center in Waltham, 154 Moody Street. Set your GPS for 11 Cooper Street to get to the Embassy Theater parking lot. Park at the far end and then cross the footbridge to get from the parking lot to the Innovator Center.

Contact: Nancy Stanton at WATCH for questions. 
781-891-6689 ext. 0 Please leave your email address in voicemail message or email office@watchcdc.org