A first-time home buyer workshop will be held at The Milton Club on 193 Central Ave. on Saturday, April 27 from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

This free program will be hosted by Kelley and Rege Properties, Inc., with presenters Katie Blair and Giancarlo Paredes, both real estate agents with Kelley & Rege, and Shawna Downs, loan originator.

What you can expect to learn at this workshop is information about the home loan process; the MassHousing down payment assistance program; the difference between pre-qualification and pre-approval; how to get prequalified or pre-approved; documents needed to complete a mortgage application; an explanation of private mortgage insurance; down payment versus closing costs; the different kind of loan products that are available; and how to apply for a home loan.

A raffle will be held at the event where entrants will have a chance to win prizes.

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