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May 11, 2019

First-Time Homebuyer Workshop

West Springfield Public Library, 200 Park Street, West Springfield
9:00 am
$50.00

This class only, West Springfield Residents can attend for FREE. Contact homeownership@wayfindersma.org with a copy of a utility bill showing your West Springfield address and requesting free attendance.

Depending on your goals and readiness, we may recommend a First-Time Homebuyer Workshop, offered online and at various locations throughout the region. The course covers finding, financing, purchasing and maintaining a home. Participants receive a certificate of completion that is necessary to access several down payment assistance programs and special mortgage products.

Saturday, May 11, 9:00am to 2:00pm
Saturday, May 18, 9:00am to 2:00pm

Sign up and create your Free Way Finders' Homebuyer Profile today!

Step 1: All you have to do is sign up for an online account. An email will be sent to you to validate your account.

Step 2: Click on the validation link and create a secure password.

Step 3: Build your homebuyer profile by answering all the questions on the survey.

When you are done building your profile, you will receive an email from us, moving you on your journey.

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June 5, 2019

2019 First-time Homebuyers Fair

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

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.

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

A full list of participatants will be available at www.wayfindersma.org/fair

This fair is sponsored in part by MassHousing and Massachusetts Housing Partnership .

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June 8, 2019

Massachusetts Landlord Workshop

Way Finders, 322 Main Street, Springfield, MA
9:00 am to 5:00 pm
$119.95

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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