Housing Counseling

Many mortgage incentives and programs require first time homebuyers to take a HUD approved housing pre-purchase counseling course. Be sure to check with the particular program to find out about requirements and restrictions. Visit U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development for a list of HUD approved agencies in Maryland.

Course Topics

  • Home buying readiness
  • Managing your money
  • Understanding credit
  • Getting a mortgage loan
  • Shopping for a home
  • Keeping your home and managing your finances