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1st Home Network, Inc. is a non-profit organization that specializes in educating first time homebuyers and others about buying a home. It is a member of the Minnesota Home Ownership Center’s network of homebuyer educators and counselors.


Our Services

We offer in person and online educational classes for first time homebuyers, i.e. Home Stretch and Framework. These classes enable their certificate holders to access thousands of dollars toward buying a home. 

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Our Formula for Your Success

Education and information are key to buying a home that meets both your personal desires and financial means. These goals require the right balance of cash, credit, personal earning power and home value.

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Learning Library

Here, you can discover information on all sorts of real estate topics from the steps to home ownership to closing on a real estate mortgage loan and everything in between. Check this website and our Facebook page frequently for relevant posts.

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An in -person class that reviews the home buying process from A to Z. Guest presenters include specialists in the areas of real estate, mortgage lending, down payment and closing cost programs to name just a few.


Buyine a home is complicated and stressful whether you are buying your first or your fifth. Get informed and become a savvy homebuyer.

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An on-line comprehensive course that provides all the information you need to navigate every step of the homebuying process. Learn on your schedule: when, where and how you like—wherever you can access the internet.