If you are thinking about purchasing a home, the first step you should take is to attend a
HUD approved homebuyer education course!
ACRHA is a HUD approved housing counseling agency.
This course should cover the entire homebuying process and include such topics as:
ACRHA offers such a course every six to eight weeks on a Saturday from 9am to 5pm.
The class covers all of the topics listed above and more.
We try to have a lender, a realtor, and an attorney speak at each class
Breakfast and Lunch are provided for no additional charge.
There is a fee of $50 per household. The workbook is available for $20.00.
For more information about our fee schedule click here.
See our Calendar of Events page for information on the next class.
Completion of an approved homebuyer education course is a prerequisite for ACRHA's
Acquisition and Rehabilitation Program. It may also be a requirement for obtaining
mortgage financing. ACRHA will also accept a certificate of completion of this course from
other agencies on a case-by-case basis.
ACRHA is now offering the Home Buyer Education class online.The class is being offered
through ehome America. If you find it difficult to find the time to attend a class it is
There is a fee of $99.00 and you will receive a certificate of completion at the end
contingent on a passing score on the test. Yes, there is a test but if you pay attention you'll
You will need to meet with a housing counselor prior to obtaining your certificate.
Click here for more info or to access the online class. ehomeameria/acrha
To register for our next class contact -Lauren or Tracy