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Posted on: September 22, 2021

The City of Killeen offers first-time homebuyer assistance program to Hispanic and Latino community

The class provides an opportunity to learn about owning your first home

KILLEEN, Texas (Sep. 22, 2021) – The City of Killeen’s Community Development Department is partnering with Bancorp South to provide a free, First-Time Homebuyer introductory course that is completely presented in Spanish. This event is a part of the City’s First-Time Homebuyer Assistance Program. This combined effort is in recognition of Hispanic Heritage Month and the diversity of residents in Killeen.

The event will be on Oct. 2 from 8a.m. – 1p.m. via Zoom. The course will focus on the advantages and disadvantages of being a homeowner, how to manage money and credit, loan/mortgage options, how to find a real estate professional, the home-buying process from the initial contract to closing on a home, and access to other purchase assistance programs.

For more information, participants are asked to register for this course for free on the City of Killeen’s website at by Wednesday, Sept. 29. For questions, they may call (254) 501-7843 en español or 7844.

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