Homebuyer Education

Learn about the steps to home ownership and the resources that can help pave the way.

Our complimentary workshops for homebuyers cover everything you need to know about purchasing a home. You will learn about financial best practices to prepare yourself for homeownership, what to look for in a lender and agent relationship, how to navigate the homebuying process, as well a Washington State's down payment assistance programs for first-time homebuyers. Our goal is to provide the information you need to make the best decisions for you.

Refreshments provided. Reserve your spot to learn more about:

• Steps to homeownership
• Players in the home-buying process
• Budgeting tips
• Qualifying for a loan
• Choosing a lender and agent
• Home inspections
• Homeowners Insurance
• FHA-VA-USDA-Conventional Loans
• Down Payment Assistance Programs
• How title insurance works
• Closing & escrow


Caitlin Spence, REALTOR at Lake & Company Real Estate
Gunnar Druschba, Outside Loan Originator at CrossCountry Mortgage

This class is sponsored by the Washington State Housing Finance Commission (WSHFC) and meets the requirements for many affordable housing programs. After completing the class, you will receive a Certificate of Completion from the WSHFC.


We’re happy to answer any concerns you might have.