The classes are offered statewide free-of-charge, usually on weekend evenings. Upon completion of the course, certificates are handed out to participants. These certificates are required from loan applicants who are also requesting for down payment assistance. Interested applicants can also choose to learn online, as the courses are also available on the web.
Acquiring real estate in College Station or other locations in Texas has never been easier for low and mid-level income people and selected professionals. The new grant is integrated into three important home assistance programs for Texans, namely the Home Sweet Texas Home Loan Program for low income families or individuals; the Homes for Texas Heroes for firefighters, security and EMS personnel; and the Professional Educators Home Loan Program for teachers and other school personnel.