Preparing for Home Ownership Webinar (Tuesday, August 30)

Join our free informational webinar for anyone wishing to purchase a home in 2 or more years. This webinar is the latest installment of the Habitat Helping Hands Homeowner Education Series. The discussion will include topics such as:

  • Renting versus Owning
  • Insurance considerations
  • The importance of a strong credit history and how to clean-up credit issues
  • Budgeting for extra expenses
  • Benefits of buying a duplex
Date/Time: Tuesday, August 30, 6pm

Virtual via Zoom

To receive the Zoom link, please contact Philmont Public Library at 518-672-5010 or

This webinar is hosted by Tobi Farley, Director of the Philmont Public Library and presented by Stephanie Martin, Financial Wellness Coach and Shanatia Bygrave, Greenport/Hudson Branch Manager at Greylock Federal Credit Union; and Al Bellenchia, CEO of Columbia County Habitat for Humanity. Homeownership Webinars are brought to you by a partnership between the Columbia County Library Association, Greylock Federal Credit Union and Columbia County Habitat for Humanity.

Photo courtesy of Columbia County Habitat for Humanity website.