If you are considering buying a home in the next year, Homebuyer Education is an invaluable investment that will provide you with a comprehensive foundation for the homebuying process. During our HUD-certified course you will:
Classes are offered monthly in Asheville. Advanced registration is required. See full schedule here.
Does the in-person Homebuyer Education schedule not work for you? If you don't live near Asheville or your schedule makes it impossible to attend our in-person Homebuyer Education, you can utilize our online homebuyer education course, which provides excellent information and the added convenience of self-paced learning.
Getting all three credit reports and scores and reviewing the information with an OnTrack WNC counselor will help you understand the mortgage options available to you based on your credit history. If necessary, you and your counselor can create an action plan with steps you can take toward improving your credit.
After attending Homebuyer Education, you'll attend a one-on-one homebuyer counseling session with one of our certified housing counselors. Working with the counselor you will:
In-person Homebuyer Education: $50
Online Homebuyer Education: $100
Homebuyer Counseling: FREE
Three Credit Reports and Three FICO Scores
"When I first thought about purchasing a home, I realized that I didn't know the proper way of establishing credit. OnTrack WNC helped show
me the proper steps of establishing credit and taught me budgeting skills. Now I have a home of my own."
Special Thanks to our 2017 Homebuyer Education Sponsors
Program Funding Provided By:
Mission Health System &
The Biltmore Company
Mosaic Lifestyle Realty
Grant Support: Asheville Merchants Fund, PNC Bank, and United Way.
Since 2006, first-time homebuyers received $313,658 in matching funds to purchase 106 homes through Mission Home Help and Biltmore Passport to Property.
In 2016 alone, first-time homebuyers received $30,000 in matching funds to purchase 12 homes through these employer programs.