Learn the home buying process with NO sales pitches and no pressure. Learn how owning a home affects your taxes, how to choose a loan that’s right for you, a realtor and a lending institution, what home inspectors and home appraisers do, what insurance options you will have, the steps to take to clean up credit, set a goal and become a better saver, and all about the programs available to help you buy your first home!

HUD Approved and NeighborWorks America Certified:

  • No prospecting or selling

  • Confidential one-on-one help available

  • NCHEC certified counselors and instructors

  • Information on local and Montana specific Loan and Savings programs

  • Class comes with reference material and resources


Registration: Click here for the registration form. Workshop is from 9:00am-5:00pm but we please arrive 10 minutes early for seating and any questions prior to the class. The in-class workshop is $50 and taking the online workshop is $99. If you have any questions please call (406) 752-6565 or email cbarrett@capnwmt.org

Loan: Each person listed on your loan must attend the workshop. Please call for any special requests or arrangements. Refunds are not offered but you can apply the funds to a future workshop.

Counseling: One on One counseling is free and specific to your situation. Please let the workshop leader know if you want a private appointment. Or, if you are not attending the workshop, please call (406) 752-6565 to make an appointment.

Location: Community Action Partnership of NW MT (CAPNM), 214 Main St, Kalispell, MT 59901

If you have special needs such as those covered by the Americans with Disabilities Act please let us know and we can make accommodations for you.

Note: Our classroom is not suitable for children, please make childcare arrangements. Seating is limited, so registering early is always your best bet. 

Questions: Contact 406-752-6565

Funded in partnership by the US Department of Housing and Urban Development, the Montana Board of Housing and NeighborWorks Montana. The class is required for Mutual Self-Help Housing, VA, USDA Rural Development, Glacier Affordable Housing Foundation, Whitefish Housing Authority and Habitat for Humanity.

Fair Housing Policy

2020 Workshop Schedule:

*Online workshop available due to the CoronaVirus