Opening the Door to Homeownership

Ready to buy a home, but don't know where to start?

Family photo with recently purchased house.Opening the Door to Homeownership is exactly what you need to make the home buying process simpler and easier to understand. This course will help you determine whether you are ready for homeownership and prepare you for all aspects of purchasing a home. You’ll get information about what is involved when buying a home including the kinds of loan programs available, what lenders consider when deciding if you are a creditworthy buyer, and types of fees included in the process.

Make sure you are prepared financially to handle a mortgage before you purchase a home. This program includes follow-up financial counseling with a certified credit counseling agency. Over a six month period, the majority of our clients experience a 10% reduction in debt, 10% increase in savings and credit score.

Classes are limited to 20 and fill up quickly. Classes are held at the Mead Public Library in Sheboygan.  Lunch is included in the cost. Participants will receive a workbook and a certificate upon completion.

Our goal is to make certain you are mortgage and home ready!

Course fees

Opening the Door to Home Ownership (6.5 hr In-person course) free of charge. Lunch included due to the generous sponsorship of UnitedOne Credit Union.


Class Schedule

Saturday, May 18   9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Sponsored by: Associated Bank

Realtor Sponsorship: Shorewest Realtors-Barry Kreft


Saturday, August 17  9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.  Sponsored by: Marine Credit Union

Realtor Sponsor: ETJ Realty

Insurance Sponsor: The Benefit Companies of Plymouth

Partners: Mary Hayward-Century 21

and Oostburg State Bank


Saturday, November 16  9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.  Sponsored by: Oostburg State Bank

Realtor Sponsor: ETJ Realty

You may take the Opening the Door to Homeownership course by calling our office at 1-800-350-2227. Our staff would be happy to register you.

Thank you for your interest in our services!

CCCS is here to help you. If you need any additional help or have any questions or comments, please call us at:

1 (800) 350-2227

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