Education Options for Homebuyers

Get the right resources into your borrowers’ hands

Educated borrowers make good homeowners. With the resources below, you can help borrowers improve their understanding of the homebuying process, the benefits of mortgage insurance, and credit best practices.

Give Your Borrowers Support

These resources help both your pre-purchase education and your post-close counseling borrower requirements.

Fannie Mae’s Framework®

An in-depth online education program if you are interested in Fannie Mae’s HomeReady® Program.

  • Offered in both English and Spanish
  • Certificate upon completion

Freddie Mac’s CreditSmart®

A six-module comprehensive education course if you are interested in Freddie Mac’s HomePossible® Program.

  • Self-paced
  • Certificate upon completion

Find Homebuyer Education Courses and Counseling Near You

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development sponsors agencies throughout the country that can help your borrowers with learning about the homebuyer process and how to maintain their status as a homeowner.