Class offers home-buying help

Find out what it takes to qualify for an affordable loan program and what programs are available to assist with down payment and closing costs by attending ACCESS and the Southern Oregon Housing Resource Center's educational course "The ABC's of Home Buying."

The class will be from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 20, at Rogue Community College's Redwood campus, 3345 Redwood Highway, Grants Pass.

The class will cover:

  • The basics of mortgage financing and qualifying for a home loan that suits your needs;
  • A below-market-rate mortgage program and other financial assistance for first-time home buyers;
  • a program through ACCESS that can help home buyers save more towards a down payment and closing costs.

The class costs $35 and the fee covers entry for up to two people. Registration is required. Call RCC at 541-956-7303 or register online at For more information, call the Southern Oregon Housing Resource Center at ACCESS at 541-774-4305.

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