Financial Education and Homebuyer Education

  • 02
    Oct

    Homebuyer Education

    5:30 – 8:30 p.m.
    JVS
    29699 Southfield Road
    Southfield, MI 48076

    This two-session program on October 2 and 3 will help you learn if homeownership is right for you, how to select the right home, work effectively with a lender, close on the loan and avoid foreclosure. A nominal material fee of $50 per household is payable in cash, credit card or money order. Pre-registration required by contacting HousingandBudgeting@jvshumanservices.org or (248) 233-4299. More info and other dates »

    New!

    Online homebuyer education workshop now available in English and Spanish. Completion of this workshop fulfills the MSHDA down payment assistance education requirement. Once you complete the online class, you must contact a JVS Housing Counselor to schedule a time to review your test results and then provide your certificate. Register »

  • 16
    Oct

    Be Aware of Your Rights: Predatory Lending, Fair Housing and Consumer Protection

    5:30 p.m. – 7 p.m.
    JVS
    29699 Southfield Rd.
    Southfield, MI 48076

    Don’t risk being the victim of identity theft or scams. Learn how to prevent becoming a victim or what to do if you become a victim. Learn how to become a better consumer by learning your rights. Please call to register at 248-233-4299.

  • 05
    Nov

    Homebuyer Education

    5:30 – 8:30 p.m.
    JVS
    29699 Southfield Road
    Southfield, MI 48076

    This two-session program on November 5 and 6 will help you learn if homeownership is right for you, how to select the right home, work effectively with a lender, close on the loan and avoid foreclosure. A nominal material fee of $50 per household is payable in cash, credit card or money order. Pre-registration required by contacting HousingandBudgeting@jvshumanservices.org or (248) 233-4299. More info and other dates »

    New!

    Online homebuyer education workshop now available in English and Spanish. Completion of this workshop fulfills the MSHDA down payment assistance education requirement. Once you complete the online class, you must contact a JVS Housing Counselor to schedule a time to review your test results and then provide your certificate. Register »

  • 19
    Nov

    What Does It Mean to Be Insured?

    5:30 p.m. – 7 p.m.
    JVS
    29699 Southfield Rd.
    Southfield, MI 48076

    This workshop will cover auto, home owners, renters, disability and various types of life insurance. Come and speak with experienced insurance agents and find out things that can work for you. Please call to register at 248-233-4299.

  • 04
    Dec

    Homebuyer Education

    5:30 – 8:30 p.m.
    JVS
    29699 Southfield Road
    Southfield, MI 48076

    This two-session program on December 4 and 5 will help you learn if homeownership is right for you, how to select the right home, work effectively with a lender, close on the loan and avoid foreclosure. A nominal material fee of $50 per household is payable in cash, credit card or money order. Pre-registration required by contacting HousingandBudgeting@jvshumanservices.org or (248) 233-4299. More info and other dates »

    New!

    Online homebuyer education workshop now available in English and Spanish. Completion of this workshop fulfills the MSHDA down payment assistance education requirement. Once you complete the online class, you must contact a JVS Housing Counselor to schedule a time to review your test results and then provide your certificate. Register »

  • 17
    Dec

    Understanding Student Loans

    5:30 p.m. – 7 p.m.
    JVS
    29699 Southfield Rd.
    Southfield, MI 48076

    Does student loan debt have your head spinning? Come to this workshop to find out information about paying back student loans, how it effects your credit and how you can still buy a home even with the student loan debt you have. Please call to register at 248-233-4299.