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Buying a Home

Whether you are a first-time homebuyer or shopping for your retirement home, homebuyer education Is a smart start to a successful and enjoyable home-buying experience! Homebuyer education classes provide the roadmap and tools for potential homebuyers as they navigate the journey toward purchasing a home!

Homebuyer Educaiton classes and free one-on-one housing counseling offered online or onsite at the following agencies:

Idaho Housing and Finance Association

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Toll-free: 1-877-888-3135
Statewide live class schedules:
Online Course:

NeighborWorks Boise

NeighborWorks Boise

For more information contact (208) 258-6225 or email

NeighborWorks Pocatello

NeighborWorks Pocatello

(208) 232-9468

Registration is Required

Click on the above links for details regarding course details, class schedule, and locations. Homebuyer education targets a diversified market of prospective homebuyers residing throughout the state of Idaho. Homebuyer education opportunities are available in Idaho's urban and rural areas.

Homebuyers can also peruse NMLS® Consumer Access which is a free service for consumers to confirm that the financial-services company or professional with whom they wish to conduct business is authorized to conduct business in their state.

The Idaho Department of Finance provides listings of licensed mortgage brokers/lenders and loan originators. Also, on the Department's website are informational brochures related to topics such as What We Do, owning a home, mortgage servicing rules for Homeowners, make the most of your mortgage checklist and choosing a credit counselor, and various other financial-related topics for consumers.