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First-Time Home Buyer Event

Be Ready to Buy Your First House!

Knowledge is key in this competitive buying market. Attend our FREE First-Time Home Buyer Event to learn what it takes to make home ownership a reality.



Refreshments will be served.
Register below to be entered in a drawing for $400 off Closing Costs!

Q and A iconLearn from the Experts

Lenders, Realtors, Title Company & Insurance
Professionals will help you understand the buying process.

Home Mortgage iconCurrent Market Perspectives

Know what to expect when shopping for a home, and how to obtain a Preferred Pre-Approval to make your best offer.

What You Want to Know Before You Go

How long will the event last?

1.5 - 2 hours.  The event starts at 4 PM and will be done by 6 PM.

Who should attend this event and why should they attend?

People considering buying a home. The home-buying market is extremely competitive right now. This event will give a competitive advantage through knowledge and a better understanding of all that is involved in buying a home. Learn from professionals in lending, real estate, title, and Insurance, and gain perspective on what to expect in every stage of the buying process.

What benefits will I gain from being at this event?

Gain insights on the current financing market from your local lender (National Exchange Bank & Trust). They will help you understand home loan rates and terms and explain programs that are available to home buyers to assist with down payment and closing costs. Additionally, they will explain what is needed to request a Preferred Pre-Approval letter. 

A local Real Estate Professional will prepare you for what to expect when you are ready to start shopping. Get tips on how to position yourself as a preferred buyer and get an accepted Offer to Purchase.

Hear from a Title Company Representative about title insurance, why is it required, and what role the title company plays in a home purchase.

Learn from an Insurance Provider what Home Owners Insurance is and what it includes.  Find out how and when to obtain home owners insurance in the closing process. Get answers to your questions, like, "when do I pay for home owners insurance? Should I escrow; am I required to escrow?"

In addition, an Advocap Housing Rep will discuss their program options and qualifications, and a credit counselor will review counseling available for first-time home buyers learning how to budget and what they may or may not be able to afford.

I’m a busy person, why should I take time to be there?

Knowledge is key in this competitive buying market. Use this opportunity to learn all you need to know to be prepared to buy! There will be plenty of time to ask questions and start building relationships with the people in your community that can help you realize your dreams of home ownership!

Plus, learn how getting pre-approved before beginning your house search will save you time and frustrations. You will learn how to use the Preferred Pre-Approval to your benefit. When you complete the Preferred Pre-Approval, your income, assets, and liabilities are verified  along with credit checks. With your letter in hand, you and your Realtor can go find your dream house, knowing NEBAT is backing you with the next best thing to a cash offer.

What if I can't make it, but still want the information?

Our lenders are happy to answer any questions you may have at any time! Find your community lender and get the conversation started.

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