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Homebuyer Services

Homestretch Workshops

Not sure if you are ready for homeownership? Need help to be ready? Homestretch Workshops can help you determine readiness, help you make a plan to get there, and prepare you for homeownership.

Homestretch Workshops explore the following topics:

  • Is homeownership an option?
  • Cost of renting versus the cost of owning
  • Loan qualifications
  • Is debt a factor?
  • Money needed for closing costs
  • Overcoming credit debt, income or savings barriers
  • Mortgage application process
  • How to shop for a home
  • Home inspections
  • Documents involved in closing.

If you have questions about CAP-HC's Homestretch Workshops or registration, please contact

CAP-HC also offers free homebuyer consultations. Learn more and schedule your Homebuyer Consultation.  

Upcoming Homestretch Workshops


Wednesday, May 12 & Thursday, May 13 | 5pm to 9:30pm


Saturday, May 22 & Sunday, May 23 | 9am to 1:30pm


Wednesday, June 2 & Thursday, June 3 | 5-9:30pm


Wednesday, June 16 & Thursday, June 17 | 5-9:30pm


Saturday, July 10 | 9am-5:30pm


Saturday, July 31 | 9am-5:30pm

Program Standards

Homestretch meets or exceeds the standards for the following agencies and programs:

  • U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development
  • NSP Neighborhood Stabilization Program
  • Minnesota Housing Finance Agency
  • LIFT Program
  • Federal Housing Administration
  • Fannie Mae
  • Freddie MAC
  • GiveMN
  • United Way
    United Way
  • capnational
  • MN Council Nonprofits
    MN Council Nonprofits
  • Smartgivers

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