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'First-Time Home Buyers' class

March 4, 2010

Thinking about buying your first home and don't know where to begin? Tired of paying rent? Learn how to buy a house at the "First-time Home Buyers" class sponsored by Off-Campus Life.

Learn how to buy a house

Announcing the “First-time Home Buyers – You Can Do It!” class sponsored by Off-Campus Life.

We promise no high-pressure sales tactics, just information to help you get started in buying real estate.

The first spring class session will take place on Tuesday, March 9 from 6-8:30 p.m. and meets twice thereafter on Tuesdays, Mar. 23 & 30 at the same time in Off-Campus Life, room 195 of the Lory Student Center.

Topics of the class include:

  • How to find the right realtor
  • Why real estate is an excellent personal investment
  • How realtors can find the home to meet your needs
  • How to talk with a lender, inspector and realtor
  • Appraisals and inspections
  • Conventional, FHA, VA and other loan down payment financing
  • Credit ratings and credit scoring
  • Your questions regarding real estate
  • From start to finish, the process to buy your home

How to register

Participants must register by March 9. The registration fee is $15 for a student, $20 for a non-student and $10 per additional guest.

Students can register online or in person at Off-Campus Life, located in room 195 of the Lory Student Center, which is open Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. A credit card  is required to register online.

If you have questions please call Off-Campus Life at (970) 491-2248.


Contact: Nancy Rhodes
E-mail: nancy.rhodes@colostate.edu
Phone: (970) 491-2248