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

Saturday, October 7, 2017

October Workshop

Our October workshop in Saugus is now full. We are taking registrations for our November workshop on the 18th and 19th and for our December workshop on the 2nd and 3rd. To register, send an email to to get the information sheet and the registration form.

If you still want to try for the October workshop, we are doing a wait list put together in the order of paid registrations. If you do not get a place in that workshop, you'll have the choice of a full refund or going to either the November or the December workshop.

Thursday, September 21, 2017

Next Workshop - Newburyport

We are now taking registrations for our workshop meeting in Newburyport on Saturday, September 30 and Sunday, October 1. To register, email for the information sheet and registration form.

Saturday, September 9, 2017

September Workshop in Amesbury

It's only one week away, but we still have room in our Amesbury workshop meeting Saturday the 16th and Sunday the 17th, in the Community Room of the Newburyport Bank. Email for the information sheet and the registration form.

Monday, August 21, 2017

August Workshop in Saugus is Full!

Our August workshop in Saugus  - meeting at the North Shore Bank - is now full. We have five other workshops planned for the rest of the year meeting in Amesbury, Newburyport, and Saugus. Registrations are coming in, but we still have room in each of them.

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Next Workshop on August 5 & 6, Now meeting in Amesbury

The next workshop will be on August 5 & 6, meeting in Amesbury in the community room of the Newburyport Bank. We originally had planned to hold this one in Newburyport, but unfortunately on the last weekend of Yankee Homecoming. Getting into downtown Newburyport on the day of the parade was not a good idea.

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.