Housing Authority

Housing Authority

Homeownership Education

Homebuyer's Education Seminars

Contact Information
Please call 1-800-655-1812 for dates and reservations.

HousingThe Fair Housing Council of Riverside County is offering FREE monthly Homebuyer's Education Seminars to first-time homebuyers wanting to learn about the process of buying a home. Seminars explain the basics of the home-buying process, including credit repair, realtors, down payment assistance, financial planning, title reports, escrow, and home maintenance. Seminars are usually held the second Saturday of the month from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the Fair Housing Council offices in Riverside.

NeighborWorks Homeownership Center

Contact Information
NeighborWorks Homeownership Center External Link
5555 Arlington Avenue

Neighborhood Housing Services of the Inland Empire offers extensive services for prospective homebuyers, including:

  • Homebuyer Orientations, generally the third Thursday of every month from 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. These sessions will provide an introduction to the homebuying process and an overview of programs available to assist low income buyers.
  • Homebuyer's education for those about to purchase a home. These 8 hour trainings will run from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. the third Saturday of every month, and will give a comprehensive overview of the homebuying process.
  • Information on and referrals to a variety of homebuyer assistance programs provided by the City and County of Riverside.
  • One on one credit counseling to help repair bad credit (Please note: there is a fee of $59 for this service, which can be credited to closing costs upon purchase of a home).

Please register for classes at least 3 days prior to attending, and bring a valid picture I.D. To start yourself off on the dream of homeownership, use the link below.

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General Information
3900 Main Street 3rd Floor
Riverside, CA 92522

Phone: (951) 826-5371

Email: CDDInfo@riversideca.gov

Monday - Friday 7:30 am - 5:00 pm
Closed Major Holidays
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