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Homebuyer’s Academy is divided into two courses that each last 4 weeks: Financial Fitness and Homebuyer Education. The courses are directed by certified counselors and are offered in English and Spanish. Classes are held every month and all classes must be paid for in advance by either utilizing the PayPal links provided below or by cash or money order at our office during normal business hours. Payments will NOT be accepted at the classes.
One on one counseling is available to anyone who enrolls and completes the the Homebuyer’s Academy.
Fee for one person for the Academy – $55
Fee for a couple for the Academy (if buying a home with another person) – $80
Fees include a credit check and all books and materials for the courses.
Homebuyer Education Class Registration includes both courses: Financial Fitness and Homebuyer Education.
To finalize your registration, you need to download and bring a filled-out application with your photo ID and Social Security card to our office at 20 Church Street, NJ 08105
Don’t have time to come in to our classroom and participate in our weekly education courses? That’s ok! Now you can complete our required homebuyer education class from the comfort of your own home, through a partnership with eHome America. Their online course will cover topics like mortgage and finance, budgeting, and how to maintain your home. Upon completion please contact our office to receive your certificate.
The online course fee provided by eHome America is $99.00.
PLEASE NOTE: This fee does NOT include a credit check and is a fee collected by eHome America. Credit checks are $25 per credit reports. For instance, if you are a couple purchasing a home, you must provide an additional $50 for credit report.
To finalize your registration and make your appointment to meet with the housing counselor, you need to download and bring a filled-out application (include your photo ID, Social Security card, and the credit report fee) to our office at 20 Church Street, NJ 08105.
We currently have homes for sale in Camden and other communities. Click below to see a listing of SJCS homes for purchase: