First-Time Home Buyer Class: October 12, 2019

Thinking of becoming a homeowner? Habitat for Humanity East Bay/Silicon Valley is here to help! Purchasing a home for the first time can be daunting for anybody. Where do I start? Can I afford to buy? How do I qualify for a loan?

To help answer these questions and more, Habitat is proud to offer a First-Time Homebuyer Class. This is a HUD-certified class designed for anyone thinking about buying or ready to buy a first home.

Register Today

Event Details


Saturday, October 12, 2019

9 a.m. to 5 p.m.


Environmental Innovation Center

1608 Las Plumas Ave.

San Jose, CA 95133


Contact us at 408.620.3411



Topics to be covered include:

  • Advantages and disadvantages of homeownership
  • How much home can I afford?
  • Credit and credit scores
  • Negotiating the purchase
  • Shopping for a loan and the loan process
  • Closing process and documents
  • Obligations as a homeowner
  • Household budgeting

We are a HUD-approved housing counseling program. A certificate for the class will be issued. For more information please email Habitat Housing Counselor, Alessandra Pio di Savoia at

*Discounted registration fees are available for attendees whose income is below 80% AMI. Please call 408.620.3411 for verification requirements.*To respect the learning experience of all participants, we do not allow children in the workshop.