Classes & Workshops

Homebuyer Education is a necessary component of the purchasing process. PCF Development can guide you through your homeownership journey.

Our classes are offered to all and typically take place in Pawtucket. We have convenient evening, morning, and weekend classes in English and Spanish throughout the year.

To reserve your seat in one of our classes:

Or for more information, contact Dianny Peña at (401) 726-1173 ext 12 or dpena@pcfdevelopment.org.

Homeownership 101

$99 | 4 weeks

Looking to buy your first home? Sustainable homeownership begins with pre-purchase homebuyer education. Learn how to manage your credit, develop a household budget and meet with local mortgage lenders who offer the best mortgage products around!

You get:

  • Peer learning
  • A personalized action plan
  • A soft pull of your credit
  • A 2-year certificate that you can use to apply for a down payment and closing cost assistance, when available

Landlord Workshop

$79 | 3 hours

This HUD-approved workshop provides a comprehensive overview of the business of managing a multi-family home. As a landlord you’re running a business. Learn what it takes to be successful and have good rapport with your tenants. Understand Rhode Island landlord/tenant law and your responsibilities as a landlord from applications, lease agreements, lead disclosures, and more.

Workshops are offered in English and Spanish at convenient times. Graduation certificate issued on completion is valid for 2 years and it can be used throughout the state of Rhode Island.

Financial Fitness Workshop

FREE | 1 hour

Our Financial Fitness Workshops are for everyone, whether you are looking to learn more about homeownership, expand your knowledge on investing or need tips on how to start a budget. Through these free one-hour workshops participants gain knowledge on achieving financial goals, budgeting, banking, looking out for fraud and predatory lending, financial planning for the future and preparing for homeownership. We help individuals align their financial priorities and prepare for the future.

Thank You to Our HomeBuyer Education Sponsors:

Bank of America logo
Rhode Island Housing logo
United Way logo
Centreville Bank logo
Santander logo
Navigant logo
Washington Trust logo
Pawtucket Credit Union logo
Bank RI logo
Bristol County Savings Day logo
Housing Network logo

Donations support a family’s dream of a safe & affordable home.