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Realtor Training: Become a Participating REALTOR®

Did you know TSAHC offers down payment assistance to home buyers in both urban and rural areas?

TSAHC provides fixed interest rate mortgage loans with down payment assistance and mortgage credit certificates to home buyers in communities throughout Texas.  These programs are offered through a network of approved mortgage lenders.

Sign up for TSAHC’s Participating REALTOR® program to become an expert on assistance options for your clients. TSAHC offers the following resources to educate and promote our participating REALTORS®:

  • Online and In Person Training Opportunities: Our CE credit and webinar trainings (see below) provide detailed explanations on our programs and how they can benefit your clients.
     
  • Participating REALTOR® search tool: After attending a training, we’ll list you as a participating REALTOR® on our website. PLEASE NOTE: This list is updated quarterly. You must complete one training/year to remain on the search tool.
     
  • REALTOR® Spotlight: TSAHC spotlights REALTORS® who have been recommended by home buyers using our programs. To be listed, encourage your buyers to fill out the feedback survey they will receive from TSAHC after closing. PLEASE NOTE: The survey is emailed quarterly.

To get started as a participating REALTOR®, choose from the following training options:

  • CE Credit: Overcoming the Down Payment Hurdle*

    Join us at an upcoming TREC-approved “Overcoming the Down Payment Hurdle” class to find out how TSAHC can help you reach more home buyers. You’ll earn one free mandatory continuing education (CE) credit for attending!

    You’ll learn about:

    • TSAHC’s affordable loans with competitive rates for first-time and repeat home buyers
    • down payment and closing cost assistance grants up to 5% of loan amount
    • Home buyer’s ability to save up to $2,000 annually in federal tax liability with our MCC program
    • Serving new markets, including teachers, police officers, correctional officers, fire fighters, EMS personnel, and veterans
    • How to connect with TSAHC-approved lenders, Texas REALTORS® and our housing counseling network
    Upcoming Classes All Classes are FREE of Charge
    Tuesday,
    May 12, 2020**

    1:30pm - 3:00pm
    Austin, TX
    Register Here
    Wednesday,
    May 20, 2020**

    11:30am - 1:00pm
    McAllen, TX
    Register Here
    Wednesday,
    May 27, 2020**

    11:30am - 1:00pm
    San Antonio, TX
    Register Here
    Tuesday,
    July 14, 2020

    11:30am - 1:00pm
    Ft. Worth, TX
    Register Here
    Thursday,
    July 23, 2020

    11:30am - 1:00pm
    Sugarland, TX
    Register Here
    Wednesday,
    August 5, 2020

    11:30am - 1:00pm
    Brenham, TX
    Register Here
    Wednesday,
    August 12, 2020

    11:30am - 1:00pm
    Dallas, TX
    Register Here
    Tuesday,
    August 18, 2020

    11:30am - 1:00pm

    Houston, TX

    Register Here

    Thursday,

    August 27, 2020


    11:30am - 1:00pm

    Ft. Worth, TX

    Register Here

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    *TREC Course #: 32722
    Provider #: 0001

    **COVID-19 Update: Currently, this event is proceeding as scheduled. Your health and safety are important to us, and TSAHC will follow the guidance provided by governments and health officials to determine if we need to postpone or cancel this event. Any changes to this event will be communicated via email.

  • Webinar: TSAHC Train the Trainer Program

    Loan Officers and REALTORS® who attend this webinar will gain access to TSAHC's training materials to make presentations on TSAHC’s programs.

    View the recorded webinar, which is 
    available 24/7.

    Webinar

  • Optional: MCC Program Training

    This training provides a more in-depth view of the Mortgage Credit Certificate Program.

    Please note: This training alone will not allow you to become a participating Realtor. You will need to complete either the Overcoming the Down Payment Hurdle course (in-person) or the Train the Trainer course (webinar) in order to become a participating Realtor.

    MCC Training Webinar available 24/7