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Civilian Art Projects
1019 7th Street, NW Washington, DC 20001
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Home Buying Process Class: How to Buy A Home For First-Timers
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attended May 26 2010

The professionals presenting were knowledgeable and informative. The did not try to sell us anything, but I am sold they will be representing me in my home purchase.

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attended Aug 17 2011

I had been really nervous about buying my first home but feel a lot better about it now. Thanks!

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attended Nov 17 2010

The two presenters were GREAT! The seminar was very informative and I learned a lot. It has definitely taken out a lot of the "unknowns" when it comes to purchasing a home. I feel much more confident after attending this seminar than I did before....continued

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Here are just a few of the things you’ll learn in the class:

  • Rent vs. Buy

  • All the right reasons to determine if home ownership is meant for you

  • Mortgage Basics: Rates, Points, Fees

  • Financing Basics: FHA, Conventional, Conforming, and “Jumbo” loans

  • Short Sale, Foreclosure/REO/Bank Owned Basics

  • Buyer agency and choosing an agent

  • Writing an offer and navigating through to a successful closing

  • Want to benefit from the new and expanded Federal Tax Credit? Learn how to save up to $2,000 in closing costs

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