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 with the pay now button below. To register, see contact information below.

To register, or if you have any questions about the program, please send an email to Ellie O'Leary at EOLeary@CoastalHB.org or call 978-992-4106. Our mailing address is PO Box 453, Amesbury MA 01913.








Tuesday, March 1, 2011

New Board Member

We would like to welcome our newest Board Member: Trisha McCarthy of Keller Williams Realty in Newburyport MA. Trisha is the 2011 President-Elect for Massachusetts Association of Realtors®, serves on the National Association of Realtors® Committee for Land Use, Public Policy, Environmental Issues and Risk Management, and is also a member of the New Hampshire Association of Realtors. Trisha has volunteered as a guest speaker in our First Time Homebuyer Workshops a number of times in recent years and will be our guest speaker this Saturday March 5.

Monday, February 7, 2011

Be Prepared for Credit Checks

In the workshops, I always tell people while they are going through the puchase of a home, do not make any major changes. No new credit, new cars, or even furniture - this includes washers and dryers. Click here for an article on exactly this topic.

Monday, January 31, 2011

March Workshop

We are now taking registrations for our March workshop, meeting in Newburyport on two Saturdays - March 5 & 12 from 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

To get the registration form send an email to  EOLeary@CoastalHB.org or call 978-992-4106.