VHDA Homebuyer Class Offered in Spanish and English This Fall
Nonprofits and Housing Professionals Join Together to Offer Free Classes
Woodstock, Virginia- Free Homebuyer Education classes will be offered throughout the fall to teach others about homebuying. The curriculum is provided by the Virginia Housing Development Authority (VHDA), and classes are facilitated, by People Incorporated of Virginia. Local businesses provide the classroom space, snacks, and most importantly – speakers trained to teach about the process of purchasing a home.
- English: Saturday, October 14th, 9:00am – 3:30pm
Farmers & Merchants Bank, 161 South Main Street, Woodstock, Va. 22664
- Spanish: Wednesdays, October 18th & 25th, 6:00pm – 9:00pm
Las Trancas Restaurant, 1051 South Main Street, Woodstock, Va. 22664
- English: Saturday, November 4th, 9:00am – 3:30pm
Pioneer Bank, 263 East Main Street, Stanley, Va. 22851
Participants will receive a free copy of VHDA’s “Homebuyer Handbook” and a Certificate of Completion that fulfills the educational requirements of some loans and ofdown payment assistance programs. Topics will include: personal finance, credit and credit issues, working with the lender, the role of the real estate agent, the home inspection, and the loan closing.
To learn more or to register for a class, contact Valerie Roth, Housing Counselor at People Incorporated’s office in Woodstock, at 540-459-6434 or firstname.lastname@example.org. All classes scheduled throughout Virginia may be searched at www.vhda.com/FreeClass.
About People Incorporated of Virginia
People Incorporated is a non-profit Community Action Agency and Community Development Corporation committed to providing opportunities for economically disadvantaged people to reach their goals in order to enhance their lives, families, and communities. People Incorporated develops programs and strategies that are designed to move people and communities into the economic mainstream. In Fiscal Year 2017, People Incorporated provided services to over 6,000 clients throughout Virginia. For more information about People Incorporated’s programs and services contact the Abingdon office at 276-623-9000 or visit us at www.peopleinc.net .