Information for Home Buyers & Owners

Upcoming Home Buyer Course!

Owning a home is a dream come true and a major responsibility! Enter into it prepared. Metro West CD can help connect you to:

1) An affordable home in Metro West CD communities – Metro West CD works with municipalities to administer first-time homebuyer programs and also serves as a lottery agent in the sale of affordable, deed-restricted units. View our current opportunities.

2) First-Time Home Buyer and Post-Purchase Counseling  – Individuals considering purchasing their first home should take a class certified by the Massachusetts Homeownership Collaborative. Graduates of the class become eligible for special financing and first-time homebuyer opportunities.  The class is generally 12 hours of instruction spread over two or three evenings.  CLASSES NEARBY: Two nearby groups offer First Time Home Buyer Classes. Visit their websites at:

WATCH CDC and Watertown Savings Bank have an excellent course coming up: Home Buyer Course 2017 Flyer  or call 617-787-3874 x35 or call 781-891-6689

To find another location or date check out CHAPA’s home buyer class schedule.

3) Landlord assistance – If you are thinking about buying a multi-family home, find out what you are getting into first! Call Jennifer at 617-923-3505 x 4.

4) Foreclosure Prevention – Metro West CD wants to help you preserve your home and stay in our community. Several organizations serve households in trouble in the Metro West area.

Download the Metro West CD Foreclosure Prevention Brochure for more information and a list of helpful websites.

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