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Catholic Charities of Manatee County will offer a free First Time Homebuyer Class on Saturday, June 29 from 8:30 a.m. until 4:30 p.m. at the Catholic Charities office located at 1219 16th Street West, Bradenton, FL 34205. Four topics to be covered include: Steps To Successful Homeownership which includes funds available to first time homebuyers as well as fair housing rights; Winning Credit History/Shopping for a Loan which includes items required to make a loan contract, budget and money management, and the loan and application process; Shopping for a Home/Choosing a Realtor which includes what to know when looking for a home and realtor, understanding a sales contract, and negotiation and home inspection; and Home Ownership which includes what it means to be a home owner, how to care for your home and maintain it, security issues and avoiding foreclosure. Participants in the class will be eligible for assistance from the Bond Program of the Housing Finance Authority of Manatee County. For more information and to register for the class, please call Catholic Charities of Manatee County at (941) 714-7829.