Buying a house is a significant move, but with the right resources, it can be a rewarding and exciting endeavor for you and your family. If your household hopes to find a new home, the New Jersey State Library is here with a webinar to help you navigate this momentous milestone.
On Monday, April 17th, the New Jersey State Library will host a Home Buying 101 webinar. This free afternoon of education will walk prospective homeowners through the beginning-to-end process of purchasing a home, including how to acquire a mortgage, breaking down the costs of homeownership, and more. This is a virtual webinar, meaning that attendees in Trenton and beyond can access this course from the comfort of their residences. The webinar will be held on Zoom from 12-1 pm. If you want to attend, you can access the Zoom link here: Zoom – Home Buying 101.
James Goodman, Home Finance Consultant for the Credit Union of New Jersey, will host this exciting and informative seminar. Throughout the afternoon, James will discuss the key steps included in purchasing a home, including:
- How to get pre-qualified for a mortgage
- The cost of homeownership
- Available mortgage options
- Highlight various assistance programs
- The mortgage process
Although purchasing a new home can be daunting, understanding the various elements that go into the process can assure prospective homebuyers are prepared for any curveball that may come their way. By the conclusion of this course, first-time homebuyers and repeat buyers alike will be one step closer to achieving their piece of the American Dream. This exciting webinar is a great way to launch Money Smart Week and an even better way to kick off purchasing the home of your dreams.
The New Jersey State Library, a resource-rich with educational opportunities for every New Jerseyan, sponsors this event. Whether you’re buying a home, learning a language, or anything in between, the New Jersey State Library offers an abundance of literature, webinars, and more to help you achieve any educational feat you set your mind to. With its headquarters in Trenton, the NJSL serves as a beacon of knowledge for NJ residents of all ages. If you’d like to explore, all the NJSL has to offer and check out what other webinars and events you can participate in, please feel free to visit their website here: Home – NJSL.
Buying a home is a big task, but that doesn’t mean it can’t be enjoyable! This webinar can put you on the path to owning a home, so do not miss the chance to take advantage of this enlightening event. If you have any questions before attending, please get in touch with the New Jersey State Library at (609) 406-7179 for additional details. With the right tools, you’re one step closer to owning a property you’re proud to call home, so be sure to register today!