Education Options for Homebuyers

Prepare Your Borrowers for Homeownership Success

Educated borrowers make good homeowners. Together, we can help borrowers improve their understanding of the homebuying process, the benefits of mortgage insurance, and credit best practices.

Point your borrowers to the resources below to help them on their homebuyer education journey.

Give Your Borrowers Support

These resources help both your pre-purchase education and your post-close counseling borrower requirements.

Fannie Mae’s Framework®

An in-depth online education program if you are interested in Fannie Mae’s HomeReady® Program.

  • Offered in both English and Spanish
  • Certificate upon completion

Freddie Mac’s CreditSmart®

A six-module comprehensive education course if you are interested in Freddie Mac’s HomePossible® Program.

  • Self-paced
  • Certificate upon completion

Find Homebuyer Education Courses and Counseling Near You

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development sponsors agencies throughout the country that can help your borrowers with learning about the homebuyer process and how to maintain their status as a homeowner.

Looking for Genworth's Homebuyer Education program? On November 16, 2020 we removed the course but will keep customers informed of program updates in the coming months.