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Homeownership--Webinar (MSHDA) February 23 & 24

Feb. 23 and 24, 2021
6 - 8 p.m. EST
Instructor: Brenda Long

via Zoom
A Zoom link with a password will be emailed to you before the class begins. You will also be able to call in with a smartphone.

This homeownership seminar from MSU Extension will provide you with valuable information about the home buying process, and will teach you:

  • The advantages of homeownership
  • The steps in the home buying process
  • The costs of homeownership
  • The importance of good credit
  • How to determine how much house you can afford
  • Mortgage loan basics
  • How to maintain your investment
  • Certificate of completion good for one year

Attending both sessions and returning required paperwork fulfills the requirements for certificate of completion. This certificate can be shared with your mortgage loan officer to satisfy the homebuyer education requirement for MSHDA loans and down payment assistance, USDA Rural Development loans and many other lenders.

Cost: $25 (To request a scholarship based on financial need, contact the instructor below to see if you meet the income criteria.)
Cancellations received less than 24 hours prior to the event start date will not be refunded.
Registration will close February 22 at 11:59 p.m. EST

Registration for Homeownership is open.

Registration closes at 11:59 p.m. on February 22, 2021.

There are 46 openings available.


Michigan State University is committed to providing equal opportunity for participation in all programs, services and activities. Accommodations for persons with disabilities may be requested by contacting the event contact two weeks prior to the start of the event. Requests received after this date will be honored whenever possible.

Contact Information

For more information, contact Brenda Long at 616-527-5357 or