March 21, 2020

Homeowner 201

EcoBuilding Bargains, 83 Warwick St., Springfield, MA
9:15 am to 3:15 pm
$10 (Free for MHP One Loan Homebuyers)

Join our Homeowner 201 workshop for a fun filled day of interactive learning and home care demonstrations from our partnering presenters. This classes special activity will focus on DIY Weatherization.

Our workshop also includes information on:

  • Construction rehabilitation loans,
  • Seasonal home maintenance and home repair,
  • Being green in and around your home,
  • Weatherization,
  • And so much more….!

Discounts on insurance and other benefits are available to those who complete a Homeowner 201 workshop. Meets MHP Post-Purchase workshop requirement.

Lunch will be served! Raffles will be held throughout the workshop!

The fee for the workshop is $10 plus processing. The fee will be waived for all MHP One Loan homebuyers. Please call 413-233-1621 if you require a fee waiver.

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April 4, 2020

Massachusetts Landlord Workshop

Way Finders, 322 Main Street, Springfield, MA
9:00 am to 2:00 pm

This workshop includes an overview of basic residential rental property management in Massachusetts that provides an introduction to the Massachusetts laws that govern the rental relationship. Important for all owners of rental properties, including owners of 2-4 family homes.

Topics covered include:
•    proper tenant screening
•    relations with tenants
•    lead paint laws
•    types of tenancies
•    State Sanitary Code
•    fair housing laws
•    the eviction process
•    how to deal with drug problems

Trainer: H. John Fisher

Certificates of completion are awarded at the end of the session; this workshop satisfies the course requirement for first-time buyers of multi-family homes.

Registration fee is $119.95 (Non-Refundable & includes Way Finders' Property Management Manual (Valued at 29.95). 

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June 3, 2020

2020 First-time Homebuyers Fair

440 Tiffany Street, Springfield, MA
4:30 pm to 6:30 pm

The First-time Homebuyers Fair is an annual FREE, public event in Springfield, MA. Homebuyers throughout Western Massachusetts have the opportunity to meet local mortgage lenders and learn about their various products to find the one that is right for them. In addition the First-time Homebuyers Fair will have an array of other resources so that attendees can build their team in one convenient location. From Realtors to Inspectors, this fair covers all the bases. 

Last year we saw over 40 vendors and exhibitors who could help you get into the home of your dreams. 

Attend this fair and discover:

  • Local Mortgage Lenders and their products
  • Realtors who can help you find your dream home
  • Down Payment and closing cost assistance providers
  • Closing Attorneys
  • Insurance Agents
  • Home Inspectors 

Refreshments and snacks will be served. Food trucks will be on-site. 

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