The Process of Purchasing a Home


Course Code: BHOM Category: Tag:
Start Date: 05/05/2020, 1 meeting
Class Time: 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location: Zoom online class link will be emailed to students.
Instructor: Jeremy Richman
Status: Running/Openings


Learn in detail the latest information about buying a home so you can feel confident, informed, knowledgeable and in control from the start to the finish of the largest purchase you may ever make. Learn about: determining your “real ideal” home; qualifying a home; assessed or appraised vs. Zillow valuations; making offers and negotiating to yes for less; home inspections; protecting your deposits; choosing an attorney, home inspector and mortgage agent; buying short-sales and bank-owned properties; and how to choose, hire and work with a real estate agent to represent you as your “buyer’s agent.” Included are worksheets and forms and a copy of the 40-page handbook, “The Homebuyer’s Companion,” written by the instructor.

Jeremy Richman has been in the real estate market for over 20 years, with combined experience as a Realtor® , developer, mortgage consultant and even a foreclosure counselor. Jeremy grew up in Lexington, Lexington High Schoolclass of ’76, and holds an Sc.B. from Brown University ’83.


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