CANCELLED- First-Time Home Buyer Class: April 4, 2020

EVENT CANCELLED- In accordance with the “shelter in place” order for six Bay Area counties, we are canceling all the April 4 First Time Homebuyer Class.

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


April 4, 2020

9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

8:45 a.m. check-in


Sports Basement - Summit Room

1177 Kern Ave, Sunnyvale, CA 94085


Contact Alessandra Pio di Savoia at 408-620-3411 or

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. For more information about the class 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.

*Feel free to bring snacks/lunch. There will be a break for lunch for those wanting to go out and purchase food.

*The Sports Basement opens at 9 a.m. but workshop check-in starts at 8:45 a.m. outside the store entrance. The class starts at 9:00 a.m. sharp. If you are more than 15 minutes late you are welcome to stay but we will not be able to issue you the HUD First-Time Homebuyer class certificate of completion.