Do you need a Massachusetts Homebuyer Education Certificate to qualify for a loan program or an affordable housing opportunity? Are you looking to buy a home, but not sure you can afford one? We offer the approved homebuyer education workshop that is required for Mass Housing, Mass Housing Partnership One Mortgage, or the Equity Builder programs as well as other down payment assistance or affordable housing opportunities. We do not attempt to sell you any goods or services; we do not receive any commissions. The fee is $75 per household and can be paid below.

If you have any questions about the program or to receive the information sheet and the registration form, please send an email to EOLeary@CoastalHB.org.








Wednesday, April 19, 2017

April in Saugus - Now Full

Our workshop meeting in Saugus this weekend is now full. We have another workshop coming up in Newburyport on May 20 & 21 and we will be back in Saugus on August 26 & 27. To register or ask about any other dates, please email Ellie O'Leary.

Friday, March 31, 2017

April 8 & 9

The workshop originally scheduled for this weekend has been rescheduled for April 8 & 9. Still in Newburyport, but at a different location. To register, please email Ellie O'Leary.

workshop canceled

Our workshop this weekend, April 1 & 2 is canceled due to the weather. We may have it on April 8 & 9, if there is enough interest in the new dates.

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

April 1 & 2, 2017

We still have room for a few more people in our workshop this weekend in Newburyport. If you are interested, please email Ellie O'Leary.

Thursday, March 16, 2017

April Workshops

We are offering the workshop twice in April. On April 1 & 2 we will be in downtown Newburyport and on April 22 & 23 we will be in Saugus at the offices of North Shore Bank.

Thursday, March 2, 2017

March workshop

Our next workshop meets on March 11 & 12 in Newburyport. It's already half full. So far this year we have held the workshop twice and awarded the certificate to 23 households.

Thursday, January 5, 2017

2017 Workshop Schedule

Our 2017 calendar is up and posted here on our website. All workshops are meeting in Newburyport except the ones that specifically say Saugus. We do expect that a few of the Newburyport workshops will be moved Amesbury, so we can offer more locations to households wishing to participate. In order to register, please send an email to Ellie O'Leary to get the information sheet and the registration form.