Housing Resources provides professional housing counseling services to residents of the Western Slope of Colorado. The program serves as a supportive base for families seeking these services, and furthermore, as an organizational core program in supporting future first time home owners and current home owners. Our mission is to provide counseling assistance to Western Slope residents by achieving and maintaining the goal of homeownership.
The services provided through Housing Resources Housing Counseling Program include:
Financial Capability Counseling:
This unique Financial Capability Counseling is focused on improving your financial behaviors and attitudes – making it easy for you to achieve your financial goals and independence.
Confidential one-on-one sessions with specially-trained financial counselors that will help you:
Financial Capability Workshops:
Provide support along the way with tools, reminders, workshops and resources that will motivate encourage and challenge you to achieve positive behavior changes.
Housing Rehabilitation and Weatherization Consumer Education:
Housing Resources provides service to families through individual or group counseling services. While assisting families or individuals in enhancing home management skills for homeowners or renters, Housing Resources believes that people must become better educated and knowledgeable about the entire process. This approach will provide genuine long-term benefits for future generations while providing immediate benefits in upward mobility and stability in home management.
Homebuyer Education (HBE) Classes:
Buying a home is often times the biggest financial decision of one's life. Housing Resources is here to assist and prepare first time homebuyers in becoming successful homeowners. Homebuyers who attend Homebuyer Education are 30% less likely to have a foreclosure than those who do not participate.
By attending a free, in-person Housing Resources Homebuyer Education class, you can expect to learn about the following:
HBE Class schedule and information:
Sign Up Now for Home Buyer Education Classes!
Classes are held at Partners in Delta. Formerly Delta Housing Authority, 511 E. 11th Street, Delta, CO 81416. This is a one day session from 9:00am-3:00pm on the following dates:
August 26th, Saturday, 9:00am-3:00pm - Delta
September 9th, Saturday, 9:00am-3:00pm - Delta
Classes are held in Grand Junction at The Center For Independence, Grand Junction, CO 81501.
September 23rd, Saturday, 9:00am-3:00pm - Grand Junction
To register for a class fill out the HBE class registration form. For more information contact Kelly Anderson at 970-241-2871 X101 or firstname.lastname@example.org
HBE reference materials:
Post-purchase education is a vital part of homeowner education, helping to support successful long-term homeownership.
HRWC provides Post Purchase Education Program offers group education to homeowners focusing on sustaining homeownership; teaching homeowners how to manage their property as an asset and use their equity responsibly while learning how to maintain their properties to promote safety and prevent future costly repairs as well as education on community resources and opportunities for community involvement.
Do you want to build your own home but think you can't afford it?
Use your labor building the home as the downpayment.
Do you own or rent your own home and need help getting it ready for winter?
Weatherizing a home can save you money and help keep your home cool in the Summer and warm in the Winer.
Do you own your home and need assistance repairing it?
We are now serving Mesa and Garfield Counties with this program!
Looking for a home to rent?
We have several properties that my fit what you are looking for.
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Home Buyer Education Classes