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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February 3, 2021

First-time Homebuyer Workshop (SOLD OUT)

5:30 pm

Become a certified first-time homebuyer with Way Finders! Learn from local real estate professionals about the homebuying process. 

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.

Wednesday, February 3, 5:30pm to 8:30pm
Wednesday, February 10, 5:30pm to 8:30pm
Wednesday, February 17, 5:30pm to 8:30pm

You must create a Way Finders account at before being able to register. Cost of the workshop is $50 per household. 

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February 9, 2021

Credit Success Workshop

5:30 pm

To attend, you must create an account and register at 

Tuesday, February 9, 5:30pm to 9:00pm
Tuesday, February 16, 5:30pm to 9:00pm

Whether you want to buy a house or a car, pay off your student loan debt, or understand how to build your credit, Way Finders is here to help. Our Credit Success Workshop will provide the tools you need to reach your financial goals. You will learn directly from a Way Finders' certified counselor through interactive and engaging activities. After you complete your workshop you will have the opportunity to meet with a HUD-certified housing counselor to discuss your individual goals.

There is a $10 fee to reserve your seat for the workshop. This fee will be refunded upon workshop completion. Way Finders is dedicated to assisting low-to-moderate income clients achieve financial stability and success. You will not be turned away for inability to pay. To request a one-time time waiver please contact our support department at or 413-233-1621.

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February 13, 2021

Clases para Compradores de Casa por Primera Vez de Way Finders (seminario web)

seminario web
9:00 am

Conviértase en comprador certificado por primera vez con Way Finders! Aprenda de los profesionales inmobiliarios locales sobre el proceso de compra de vivienda.

El curso cubre la búsqueda, financiación, compra y mantenimiento de una vivienda. Los participantes reciben un certificado de finalización que es necesario para acceder a varios programas de asistencia para el pago inicial y productos hipotecarios especiales.

Sabado 13 de febrero, de 9:00 a.m. a 2:30 p.m.
Sabado 20 de febrero, de 9:00 a.m. a 2:30 p.m.

Debe crear una cuenta de Way Finders en antes de poder registrarse.

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February 27, 2021

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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