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Buying a Home


Course Information

Location: 455 County Center, Room 101 – Redwood City

This class is recommended for first time home buyers who desire a general  overview of how to go about searching for a home, analyzing affordability, financing, offers, contingencies, and closing.

With this class, you will develop a general understanding of the process involved in purchasing a home. By working through interactive course exercises, participants will be better able to monitor their home purchase transaction.


  • Identify the costs of home ownership & how much of a home you can afford
  • Define important lending terms
  • Obtain necessary information about home inspections and contingencies
  • Learn to use six essential guidelines when making an offer
  • Understand the purchase process

Instuctor Bio:

Keith Dorney, CFP® has been an instructor with Financial Knowledge since the year 2000. Conducting personal finance seminars is a natural extension of his previous career helping NFL players with financial planning. His years of experience and engaging smile make his classes truly enjoyable.