Homebuyer Education at Community Action Agency

Community Action Agency is a certified Local Housing Counseling Agency through the US Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and housing counselors  are certified through the Michigan State Housing Development Authority (MSHDA) and the NeighborWorks Training Institute.  As a certified housing counseling agency, CAA provides the following housing services: Homebuyer Education/Counseling, Foreclosure Prevention, Financial Management Education, Homeless Assistance, Homeowner Workshops

Homebuyer Education is in a classroom setting, and we also offer an online option at: www.ehomeamerica.org/caa  .  Housing Counselors provide information on the buying process in order to ensure that potential homebuyers have the information needed to make sound decisions about loan options, selection of the home, home inspections and provide information on how to avoid predatory loans.

• Is Buying a House Right for Me?
• Benefits of Homeownership
• How Much Can I Afford?
• What Credit Score do I Need?
• Shopping for a Lender & Realtor
• What are the Closing Costs?
• How to Protect My Investment
Eligibility-CAA’s Housing Counseling Program is open to community members of all income levels.