Citrus County Housing Services is offering a free First Time Homebuyer’s class, which is being conducted by the University of Florida/IFAS Extension Citrus County office. Participants, who attend the entire program, will receive a Certificate of Completion, which is required for first time homebuyer assistance programs.
These classes are HUD approved and encompass the entire home buying process, including preparing your credit and finances, shopping for a home, home inspection, fair housing, available loan products, loan pre-approval, and closing.
These sessions are funded by the State Housing Initiatives Partnership Program (SHIP). There is no charge to attend these classes, but you must reserve a seat. Childcare is not available.
The classes will be held at UF/IFAS Extension Citrus County office located at 3650 W Sovereign Path Lecanto, FL at the following dates and times:
- June 8, 2017 – 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
- June 15, 2017 – 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
- June 22, 2017 – 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
- June 29, 2017 – 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
All four (4) classes must be completed to receive a Certificate of Completion, for more information or to register, please call Sarah Ellis at the University of Florida/IFAS Extension Citrus County office at (352) 527-5700 or Genesis Chagnon at Citrus County Housing Services at (352) 527-7520.