Join us! Classes are held at our office, 128 Willow Avenue in Somerville. To reserve space in any class, please email [email protected]. Admission is free, but we appreciate donations of canned goods for the Somerville Homeless Coalition.
After your class, contact us to begin your buying and selling experience!
First Time Home Buyers: An Overview of the Buying Process
Wednesday, January 22nd or Tuesday, February 11th - 6:30-7:45pm
If you’re considering buying your first home, take one of our classes to understand what’s in store with this quick and helpful overview. This 45-minute presentation and 30-minute open Q&A is led by a local bank loan officer and one of our licensed real estate agents. We aim to answer all of your lending questions and help you understand all the finance options before you buy.
Handouts and refreshments are provided.
How to Buy and Sell at the Same Time: For Homeowners Contemplating a Move
Tuesday, January 14th or Thursday, February 20th - 6:30-7:45pm
Trying to buy and sell your home at the same time can be overwhelming. Our classes answer your questions while offering the best options for navigating this decision. We aim to make the process easy by giving you easy-to-understand choices.
This workshop is led by our licensed agents and a local bank loan officer. It includes a 45-min presentation and a 30-minute Q&A session.
Handouts and refreshments provided.
Basic Home Maintenance: Protecting Your Most Important Investment
Tuesday, January 28th or Monday, February 10th - 6:30-7:45pm
Do you worry about pipes bursting? Ice dams? Clogged gutters? Broken downspouts? Heat loss? Damage from broken tree limbs? Heating system failure? Routine maintenance is the best way to prevent damage to your most important investment: your home. Come to this class to get a checklist and explanation of the things you need to do to maintain your home—and sanity.
How Individuals Can Buy Property Together as a Group
Wednesday, February 5th - 6:30-8:30pm
When two or more people, whether or not they are related, buy property together, what are their options for taking title? How do you determine each one’s financial contributions, percentage legal interest in the property, and expense allocation? What kind of arrangements can be made in the event one or more parties want to move on but others want to keep the property? What type of financing is available? We will address these and other questions, followed by a Q&A session. Lead by our agents and a local real estate attorney.