Homebuyer Education

Homebuyer education services empower new homebuyers with knowledge and resources so they can succeed as homeowners. Courses are offered online.

Call 1-866-987-2008.

  • Online Course

    Take Charge America is proud to offer a HUD approved Homebuyer Education Workshop. The 8-hour Make Your Move course is available to take at any time and requires a 70% minimum passing score in order to receive the certificate. You can start and stop as needed to fit your schedule. Completing this course is a requirement for qualifying for down-payment assistance like Home in 5,  HOME Plus, Pathways to Purchase and Home Ready.

    • Terms used in the home-buying process
    • How to get the best deal
    • Documents you’ll need to close your loan
    • How to avoid predatory lenders

    Get started now. Take the Online Course

If you’re an Arizona resident who is ready to own your own home, pre-purchase counseling can provide you with the tools and knowledge to make the right choices. With pre-purchase education, you will learn how to:

  • Assess the cost of homeownership
  • Determine what you can afford to buy
  • Compare loans to find the best options
  • Make sense of lender guidelines
  • Protect your investment

Our highly-trained, HUD-approved counselors are here to assist you. Our goal is to give you the unbiased information you need to make the best possible decisions for your home financing. That’s why our programs are free or offered for a low cost.

We Support You with the Help of Our Community Partners

  • arizona department of housing
  • save our home az
  • attorney general of arizona
  • DES your partner for a stronger arizona
  • arizona foreclosure prevention task force
  • help that works
  • awee works
  • communtiy legal services inc
  • corporate job bank
  • catholic charities
  • neighbor works america
  • Home In 5
  • Home Plus

Call 1-866-987-2008 to speak with a certified housing counselor. We are here Monday through Friday, 8a.m. to 5p.m. Arizona Standard Time to answer your questions and explore your options.