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Home buyer course

Buying a property? Take a home buyer course first.

A home buyer course is an essential part of preparing to purchase a property. Whether you are a first-time buyer or you've bought a home before, a home buyer course can help equip you with the knowledge, skills and confidence to navigate this major financial decision more confidently.

Buying a home is one of the biggest financial decisions you'll ever make. It's also one of the most complicated. A home buyer course can help to break down all the aspects of working with realtors, deciding how much house you can afford, applying for a mortgage, and closing on your home. A first-time home buyer course is especially helpful in directing you to federal programs for low-interest loans and first-time homeowners. With the right home buying seminar, you can realize the dream of owning your own home more easily and save money by making smarter financial choices.

ACCC offers a leading home buyer course.

American Consumer Credit Counseling (ACCC) is a nonprofit organization that provides a home buyer course as part of our services for individuals and families. We also offer pre-purchase housing services designed to help you address any credit issues, save for a down payment, and learn about the pros and cons of different types of mortgages.

When it comes to a home buyer course, we offer an online course and an in-person course; both are designed to meet the requirements of a variety of lending programs. You can move through our online home buyers course at your own pace. The course is organized in bite-sized topics that let you squeeze your studies into lunch breaks, coffee breaks or your commute. Our online home buyer course also works on your smart phone or tablet, so you can study anywhere, anytime.

Benefits of ACCC's home buyer course

Our home buyer course is a comprehensive introduction to the home buying process You will learn how to:

  • Address credit problems that may cause problems as you apply for a mortgage.
  • Choose the mortgage product that is best for your financial situation.
  • Budget for homeownership and determine how much house you can afford.
  • Apply for federal programs designed to help first-time buyers, veterans and other kinds of homeowners.
  • Get answers to questions like "What is the difference between a fixed and adjustable-rate mortgage?"

Learn more about a home buyer course from ACCC.

American Consumer Credit Counseling (ACCC) offers non-profit credit counseling and debt relief programs for consumers nationwide who find themselves drowning in debt and wondering "How do I get out of debt?" Our certified credit counselors have helped thousands of individuals and families learn how to reduce credit card debt and get out of debt through a variety of credit reduction strategies. Our credit card debt consolidation and debt management plans help achieve credit card relief by consolidating credit cards payments to pay credit card debt down more quickly. We also offer bankruptcy counseling, housing counseling and other financial education services.

Better Business Bureau Mass Housing Approved National Industry Standards for Homeownership Education and Counseling Council on Accreditation NFCC Member