Join Us For Homeownership Month

Read NAR President Charlie Oppler's community letter.


Providence REALTORS® Train to Help Consumers

By HOM Editorial Team
July 2015

The real estate marketplace can be a confusing place, especially for first-time homebuyers. The Greater Providence Board of REALTORS® is helping to ease that confusion by preparing member REALTORS® to work better with the consumers they represent.

The Board has joined with nonprofit community development organizations and the state Housing Opportunities Commission to offer REALTORS® additional training for working with consumers. Part of this education involves instruction in how to work with first-time homebuyers.

Topics include working with lower- and middle-income buyers, how to help single moms with home-buying challenges, the process of financing a home, how to work with lenders, the importance of credit scores, and the importance of home inspections. The philosophy behind this training is that the better educated REALTORS® are, the better service they can offer consumers, property buyers and sellers.

All homebuyers benefit from the services of a knowledgeable REALTOR®. This is especially true for first-time homebuyers and low-income homebuyers in the Providence area.

Members of the Greater Providence Board of REALTORS® are dedicated to doing all they can to give the best service possible to all consumers.


Related Stories


Sharing meals with loved ones. Greeting your neighbors. Enjoying time alone. These are just a few of the timeless moments that homeowners treasure. Go to the American Property Owners Alliance now to celebrate Homeownership Month by sharing one of your most treasured moments.

Share Now