Coastal Homebuyer Education is no longer offering first-time homebuyer workshops. We are being absorbed by Merrimack Valley Housing Partnership. In order to take a workshop, virtual or in-person, please contact them at All of our files are moving to MVHP. You can also contact Coastal at

Monday, February 22, 2010

$500 off closing costs

One of our participating lenders, Eastern Bank, is offering $500.00 off the borrowers' closing costs for all purchase applications received by May 15, 2010. Contact Sherry Pruyn, contact info below.

Sherry L Temple Pruyn
Senior Loan Officer- Mortgage Lending Department
10 State Street, Suite 205
Newburyport, Ma 01950
Office Phone: 978-225-1555 x 332
Mobile Phone: 978-500-6945
E-Fax: 781-477-1337

Wednesday, February 17, 2010

Credit Cards: New Law Protects Consumers from Surprise Fees, Rate Increases and Other Penalties Some changes are effective now, most start next year

There are changes coming to the credit card laws. You can read about those changes directly on the FDIC site at this link.

Tuesday, February 9, 2010


The class that starts this Saturday is filling fast.

Tuesday, February 2, 2010

February Workshop

We are now accepting registrations for our February workshop.
Two Saturdays in Newburyport Massachusetts
Please email or call 978-992-4106