CCCS provides FREE one-on-one sessions for first-time homebuyers. Your housing counselor will provide you with a budget, credit report analysis, and an action plan to help you achieve the goal of homeownership.
Also, CCCS offers a FREE 8-hour First Time Home Buyer Workshop, free of charge. The workshop provides information on financing options, pre-qualifying for a mortgage, down-payment programs, working with a Realtor, making an offer on a home, home inspections, home owner’s insurance, closing a loan transaction, and fair housing.
The Homebuyer Education Program is a partnership between EOA, the City of Savannah, and many local housing industry representatives. Funding for the program is provided by the City of Savannah’s General fund, Georgia Department of Human Services, Health and Human Services, and TRUIST Bank The basic mission of the program is to help participants understand the steps required to becoming homeowners. Classes are held each Wednesday for four (4) weeks starting at 6:00 P. M. and ends at 9:00 pm.