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Home Buying 101

Thinking about buying a home one day?

The Dallas Community Colleges have real estate classes that can help you navigate the home buying process. For example, Cedar Valley College has a popular “Home Buyer Class 101” that covers everything you need to know in eight hours flat!

You can learn about:

  • The mortgage process: your finances, your credit, the home price and the loan
  • Down payment and closing cost assistance that is free
  • Income guidelines for Home Buying Assistance Programs
  • How to get up to $20,000 in home buying assistance

Interested in continuing your education? Home Buyer Class 101 tuition is $35 through Cedar Valley College Continuing Education. The next class sessions are available on weeknights (Dec. 13 - 14 or Jan. 24 - 25) and weekends (Jan. 21). Sign up today by calling 972-860-2995.

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Want to see a full list of continuing education classes? You can view noncredit programs by college. This list does not include online courses.

You can also contact the Continuing Education Office at the college offering the program that interests you for additional information. Unfamiliar with our locations? Check out our maps and directions.

Looking for courses to give you credit toward a certificate or degree? Explore real estate programs available through North Lake College and Cedar Valley College.