Online First-time Homebuyer Course

9:00 am

Buying a home is a big deal, whether you’re doing it for the first time or getting back into the ever-changing market. When you educate yourself for smart homeownership with Framework, you’ll navigate every step of the process with confidence. The Framework course is affordable too: just $75.

In order to receive your certificate of completion (required for many lender or other homebuyer incentives) you are required to fulfill a one-on-one counseling session with Way Finders in addition to completing the Framework online course. Please contact Way Finders for details on that requirement, including additional fees (if applicable) and scheduling details.

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June 6, 2020

First-time Homebuyer Workshop (Sold Out)

9:00 am

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, June 6, 9:00am to 2:00pm
Saturday, June 13, 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 20, 2020

Clases para Compradores de Casa por Primera Vez de Way Finders

Way Finders, 1780 Main Street, Springfield, MA 01103
9:00 am

Esta es una clase completa dividida en dos días, Sábado 20 de junio y 27 de junio. Horas: 9:00 a.m. a 2:00 p.m.

La clase cubre todos los aspectos de la compra de una casa. Específicamente diseñado para compradores de casa por primera vez, la clase está certificada por CHAPA, HUD y MassHousing. Se requiere la finalización de la clase para calificar para ciertos productos de asistencias financieras de las diferentes ciudades y algunos préstamos hipotecarios.

¡Regístrate y crea tu perfil de comprador de casa de Free Way Finders hoy mismo!

Paso 1: todo lo que tienes que hacer es registrarte para obtener una cuenta en línea. Se le enviará un correo electrónico para validar su cuenta.

Paso 2: haz clic en el enlace de validación y crea una contraseña segura.

Paso 3: construya su perfil de comprador respondiendo todas las preguntas en la encuesta.

Cuando termine de construir su perfil, recibirá un correo electrónico de nosotros, que lo llevará en su viaje.

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June 27, 2020

Massachusetts Landlord Workshop

9:00 am to 2:00 pm

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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September 9, 2020

2020 First-time Homebuyers Fair

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

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. 

Last year we saw over 40 vendors and exhibitors who could help you get into the home of your dreams. 

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 

Refreshments and snacks will be served. Food trucks will be on-site. 

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