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Homebuyer Workshop

Date:
Mar 11 - Mar 11
Location:
Rock Building

The PBPN Housing Department is partnering with Housing and Credit Counseling, Inc (HCCI) and BOK Financial to host a Homebuyer workshop. The workshop will be held at the Rock Building from 09:00-12:00 on Saturday, 03-11-17. There is no fee to attend this workshop, and all are welcome to attend.

The topics covered in HCCI’s homebuyer presentation will include:

  • The pros and cons of buying vs. renting
  • How to save for a down payment
  • How to track expenses
  • How to plan for periodic expenses 
  • The importance of having an adequate Emergency Fund
  • How to budget for home maintenance
  • What lenders look for in credit reports and job history

BOK Financial will explain Section 184 program details that include:

  • Low down payment (2.25%)
  • Low monthly mortgage insurance
  • For purchase of an existing home or refinance

 

**PBPN Housing would also like to note that this presentation will meet the homebuyer education requirement for the Nation’s Down Payment Assistance program. 

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