At Dallas Habitat, we believe financial education lays the foundation for becoming an empowered and informed home buyer.
Our online and in-person classes are designed to fit a variety of needs – and most are free! So, whether you’re just starting to think about buying a home, are nearing closing, or have recently purchased – join us today to learn what it takes to become a successful homeowner!
- Budgeting & Money Management
- Saving for College
- Buying a Home
- Retirement Planning
- Loans & Repayments
- Financial Calculators
• Homeownership Basics
• Understanding Credit Reports & Scores
• Budgeting & Saving
• Home Maintenance 101
…and much more!
*These classes are free and open to the public.
Our 8-hour, HUD-certified Homebuyer Education Class equips first-time buyers with the skills they need to purchase their first home. Buying a home doesn’t have to be complicated or overwhelming – join us to learn the steps of the homebuying process and the responsibilities associated with homeownership.
Topics covered include:
• Money Management & Credit
• Obtaining a Home Loan & Avoiding Predatory Lending
• Shopping for a Home
• Protecting Your Asset
• Your Housing Rights & ProtectionsThis class is open to the public. The cost is $30 per household, paid at the class via debit card.
*This class is NOT Orientation and is NOT required to apply for our program..
In partnership with eHome America, Dallas Habitat offers an online, HUD-certified 8-hour Homebuyer Education class.Easily accessible through any device 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, you can take this comprehensive, fun and engaging course at your own pace. Like our in-person class, this course satisfies lender and assistance program requirements, when applicable.
The cost for this course is $99.
• Property Taxes & Exemptions
• Homeowner’s Insurance
• Wills & Legal Affairs
• Home Maintenance
• Crime Prevention
• Delinquency Prevention
*This class is free and open to the public.