Much has changed in the mortgage lending industry since the Great Recession - new mortgage products, new regulatory requirements, improved underwriting tools, creative subsidy approaches, even new acronyms. Yet, access to mortgage credit remains too difficult for many new buyers, especially in underserved markets.
The Nickerson Group has developed and launched a series of free one-day workshops, called "Coming Home Again” across the nation. Sponsored by Freddie Mac and participating mortgage lending institutions, these workshops focus on the design, financing, and administration of First-Time Homebuyer Programs.
This series of interactive workshops focuses on helping nonprofit developers, counseling agencies, state and local government agencies, and other housing providers to successfully assist underserved households and to stabilize distressed communities. Participants will receive a comprehensive, free first-time homeownership tool kit and helpful presentation materials.
"The Nickerson Group did an outstanding job of elevating our mortgage knowledge, simplifying the jargon, and providing resources to use post event. I highly recommend this learning event, plus the networking and food were great" - Marcia Griffin, Founder and President, HomeFree-USA
"This was, by far, the most informational session I ever attended. The diversity of the attendees was excellent!" - Sandra Torres, Housing Coordinator, Midland Community Development Corporation
"Excellent dialogue and relevant housing data...particularly the discussion regarding ways to best educate and inform communities of programs/partnerships" - Carrie T. Harris, CEO and Founder, D&E, A Financial Education and Training Institute, Inc.
Below is the schedule of Freddie Mac-Sponsored Coming Home Events
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