Homebuyers who complete the First-time Homebuyer Education training may qualify for down payment assistance or special financing with Tennessee Housing Development Agency (THDA), USDA-Rural Housing, VA, FHA, Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac, The Housing Fund, and local banks in Middle Tennessee. Buying a house is complicated, so let us help you!
New Level CDC is a HUD-approved housing counseling agency and our HUD Certified Housing Counselor provides the First-Time Homebuyer Education training.
For those who are ready to start the process of buying a home, our workshop includes:
1) determining how much you can afford
2) improving your credit and budgeting
3) getting a mortgage pre-approval
4) working with a Realtor
5) shopping for a home and the offer
6) home inspection and appraisal
7) maintaining a home
8) protecting your investment
We invite you to attend our Home Buying Done Right, First-time Homebuyer Pre-purchase workshop designed to prepare homebuyers to successfully navigate the complex home buying process.
You will receive your Certificate of Completion after attending one 6-hour workshop.
Housing Counseling for your success!
Homebuyer Education and Financial Coaching is provided by trained and certified instructors.
Each client is unique in their goals and dreams. New Level CDC has assisted clients at all income levels, helping them formulate a plan for savings, improving credit and achieving home ownership.
Lisa McIntyre has over 15 years of experience in homebuyer education and training, budget coaching and financial management.
Lisa has trained with or has earned certifications from:
-HUD (US Housing & Urban Development)
-Tennessee Housing Development Agency
-National Community Reinvestment Coalition
-Freddie Mac Credit Smart
-Nashville Fair Housing Alliance
-Dave Ramsey Financial Peace University
- The Diversified Resource Network
New Level CDC is a HUD-approved housing counseling agency and is approved by the National Industry Standards for Homeownership Education and Counseling.
Several industry professionals provide homebuyer education at New Level CDC Home Buyer Workshops.
Brian Jordan, Sr. Mortgage Loan Officer
Mark and Kelli Cairns, Realtors
Hilary Mohsenzadeh, Realtor
Reginald Page, Home Mortgage Consultant