Home Buyer Education Workshops
Offered by: City of Vicksburg - Call 601-634-4520 to pre-register for the class.
Potential home buyers may attend a home buyer education class which consist of 8 hours of home ownership education counseling. Those participating will learn about budgeting, debt management, credit reports, financing a home, home maintenance, mortgage loans, insurance, taxes and much more. A certificate of completion can be obtained by participants who attend all 8 hours. The nationally accredited curriculums were developed by NeighborWorks of America and FDIC and are approved by HUD. Approximately 4 classes are held per year, usually one per quarter, on a Saturday from 8:45 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Space is limited therefore participants must pre-register.
Note: Home buyers assisted through the City of Vicksburg programs will be required to attend the 8 hours of home ownership education counseling.
2012 Homebuyer Education Workshop Schedule:
January 26, 2013
March 23, 2013
May 18, 2013
July 27, 2013
September 21, 2013
Classes 9:45 a.m. - 4:30 p.m at the Warren County - Vicksburg Public Library
Post Purchase Homebuyer Education Workshop Schedule:
November 2, 2013
Dates are subject to change! To register, please call 601- 634-4520
Credit Counseling Workshop
June 27, 2013
Learn how your credit score can affect your financial life and the steps that may help you improve your credit score.
Free service to the public
First Come - First Serve
June Celebration of National Homeownership Month
Post Home Buyer Education
Offered by: City of Vicksburg - 601-634-4520
This workshop (HOMEWISE) is a post purchase curriculum designed to educate new homeowners on both the predictable and the unexpected issues and expenses that may come with owning a home. This class is held once per year, usually on a Saturday from 8:45 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. Default and foreclosure prevention counseling referrals are available for all clients assisted through the City of Vicksburg programs.
Note: Home buyers assisted through the City of Vicksburg programs will be required to attend the 4 hours of post purchase home ownership education counseling.
2013 Post Homebuyer Education Workshop Schedule:
November 02, 2013
Dates are subject to change! To register, please call 601- 634-4520.