Cathy Roberts along with Kathy Caputa from Greenfield Savings Bank spoke to over 50 students at the Mohawk Trail Regional High School about the process of buying a home. The outline focused on credit scores, what is a good score, how to keep one, what a credit score means when buying a home. In addition they discussed the mechanics of applying for a loan at a lending institution and what is involved in getting approved for a loan.
Cathy talked about what it is like to shop for a home, how to review an offer to purchase, down payments, appraisals, home inspections and buyer & seller agency. The students at Mohawk learned a lot and felt it was beneficial.