Due to the recent advice of the CDC regarding COVID-19, the Florida Housing Coalition will provide our in-person training and technical assistance using alternative means, such as a series of webinars and virtual meetings. The Catalyst in-person meetings such as site visits and workshops will not be held between now and May. We are currently working with FHFC on specifics and will quickly announce alternatives.
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WEBINAR- Managing a Successful Purchase Assistance Program- Part 2
September 26, 2019 - 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Partnerships are key to a successful homebuyer program. The presenters will offer guidance on how to create long-term partnerships with developers, lenders, title companies and Realtors. The benefits of working with housing counseling agencies will be discussed as part of a review of common topics included in a pre-purchase educational curriculum. Learn what factors to consider for program implementation, including determining the maximum subsidy, owner contributions, property values, how to plan for continued affordability, and how to adjust programs based on changes in the housing market. The webinar will discuss important program considerations related to subsidies. Presenters will offer key policy considerations about who to assist with how much subsidy.