First-Homebuyer Class July 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 EBSV is proud to offer a First-Time Homebuyer Class.

See information below and purchase tickets today!

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Event Details


Saturday, July 13, 2019

9 am to 5 pm (check-in at 8:30 am)


Environmental Innovation Center

Silicon Valley Conference Room

1608 Las Plumas Ave. San Jose, CA 95133


For more information, please contact Alessandra Pio di Savoia at 408.620.3411 or email

This is a HUD-certified class designed for anyone thinking about buying or ready to buy a first home. A certificate of completion for the class will be issued.

This is not a Habitat for Humanity Homeowner Orientation and does not review the Habitat Homeownership program. Click here if you would like to learn more about homeownership opportunities with Habitat.

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

For more information please email 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.

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