Leominster Credit Union is hosting free first time homebuyers’ seminars each Wednesday throughout May. The seminars will be held in, Worcester, Clinton, Holden and Leominster. Seminar details and registration can be found at Leominstercu.com/homes
A team of real estate experts including a realtor, home inspector, attorney and financing professionals will present the program. Topics will include ‘Are you ready to by a home?’ ‘Finding Your Dream Home,’ ‘Obtaining Financing,’ and the ‘Closing Process.’ Attendees will learn about the costs associated with homeownership, how your credit affects your options, making an offer and negotiating the price, the inspection process, and closing.
LCU’s Financial Education Officer, Ingrid Adade will also provide valuable budgeting and planning tips.
“The process of buying your first home can be daunting. Making the right choices can help set you up for the rest of your life,” said Matt Dufault, Assistant Vice of Mortgage Origination. “The seminars will help break down the entire process. Our goal is to enable the attendees to be well prepared, to have realistic expectations and to avoid costly mistakes.”
Attendees will have the opportunity to get pre-qualified on-site. Seating is limited and registration is required.
The First Time Homebuyers’ Seminars are part of LCU’s May is Homebuyers’ Month which includes home-buying tips on facebook, special offers and contests.