Services - Homebuyer Education Seminars - Residents of Polk County

Due to COVID 19, HANDS' Homebuyer education classes are suspended until further notice. If you are already registered for a future seminar, HANDS will contact you when seminars resume.

Debido a COVID 19 los seminarios de educacion para primeros compradores de HANDS han sido suspendidos hasta nuevo aviso. Si usted ya se registro para uno de nuestros seminarios nos pondremos en contacto con usted cuando reanudemos nuestros seminarios. ×

There is no seminar fee for residents of Polk County or the City of Lakeland. Your Driver’s License will be verified to confirm that you are a current Polk County resident.

For Polk County Downpayment assistance there is now a 24 month prior residency restriction in order to receive program assistance. This does not apply to the City of Lakeland Downpayment Assistance program, if you are buying within the city limits of the City of Lakeland.

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HANDS performs an 8-hour Homebuyer Education seminar for Orange County, and the City of Orlando downpayment programs.
If you are purchasing in the following Counties - please call their downpayment assistance program offices directly, for information on their Homebuyer Seminars and eligibility guidelines:
Seminole County Homebuyer Assistance Program(407) 665-2300
Osceola County Homebuyer Assistance Program (407) 742-8400
Lake County Homebuyer Assistance Program (352) 742-6530

HANDS ofrece el Seminario educativo de 8 horas para los programas de asistencia del Condado de Orange, la Ciudad de Orlando.
Si estas comprando en alguno de estos otros condados, favor de contactar el programa directamente para informacion acerca de sus seminarios educativos y requisitos de elegibilidad.
Seminole County Homebuyer Assistance Program (407) 665-2300
Osceola County Homebuyer Assistance Program (407) 742-8400
Lake County Homebuyer Assistance Program (352) 742-6530

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Seminar/Classes Offered -- Click Below for Additional Info and Registration

Saturday, June 1, 2024

Language English
Target City of Lakeland
Location 1725 Martin L King Jr. Ave.
Time 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Register On-line 

Saturday, June 8, 2024

Language English
Target Polk County
Location Zoom (Online)
Time 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Register On-line 

Registration -- Select one of the classes above and submit the application form and payment method.

Notification -- Once your registration is submitted a seminar notification will be emailed with a map to the seminar location and your confirmation number.

Requirements -- To attend a class/seminar, you must have filled a valid registration AND have received your confirmation number.