Self-Paced Online Training
Building HOME: Homebuyer Programs
This module, Homebuyer Programs, is Module 5 of the Building HOME training. Building HOME is a collection of self-paced online training modules that provides a comprehensive overview of the HOME Program and covers all program activities, including homeowner and homebuyer, rental housing, tenant-based rental assistance, and CHDO activities.
Training Order: Have you completed Modules 1-3? If not, please complete Modules 1-3 which are a prerequisite to take this module.
This module provides an overview of the following topics:
- Overview of Homebuyer Programs
- Activities and Eligible Costs
- Requirements Related to the HOME-Assisted Properties and HOME-Assisted Buyers
- Written Policies
- Underwriting/Subsidy Layering
- Nine-Month Sales Deadline in HOME
- Long-Term Affordability
- Recapture Provisions and Requirements
- Resale Provisions and Requirements
This module is intended for government, nonprofit, for profit, and property management staff working in the HOME Program.
New Staff: Learn the basics of HOME, including the regulations and an overview of other federal regulations that apply to HOME.
Experienced Staff: Reinforce your understanding of HOME regulations and implementation.
Instructions to Access the Training
U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)
HUD Exchange Learn Technical Questions: https://www.hudexchange.info/contact-us/