If for some reason you are unable to attend the Home Buyer Education Class, please note that the $50.00 registration fee is non-refundable. You may reschedule for a later date as the registration is good for one year.

Please note that if you require a class in an alternate language we recommend that you call our office for a listing of other HUD Certified Agencies or you can visit the HUD website at http://www.hud.gov to meet your needs.

Por favor tome en cuenta que si usted requiere una clase en otra idioma le recomendamos que llame a nuestra oficina para poder proporcionarle una lista de otras agencias certificadas por HUD o puede visitar el sitio web de HUD http://www.hud.gov para satisfacer sus necesidades.

Neighborhood Renewal

Desert Mission Neighborhood Renewal (DMNR) is a community development corporation that contributes to the development of housing, neighborhoods and businesses in the geographical areas served by the Desert Mission.

We partner with city, state and private groups to identify housing and infrastructure needs of the surrounding areas.

Our core programs and services include:

  • Housing counseling and homebuyer assistance.
  • Infill affordable housing.
  • Commercial development and redevelopment.

Although DMNR operates with an independent board of directors, we work with other Desert Mission programs to meet the needs of our community.

DMNR is a part of John C. Lincoln Health Network.

Desert Mission Neighborhood Renewal

9229 N. Fourth St.
Phoenix, AZ 85020
Google map and driving directions

Phone: 602-870-6060, ext. 6114


Monday, Tuesday and Thursday:

8:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.


8:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.


8:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Register for Homebuyer Education Classes

Be prepared and become knowledgeable before making the largest purchase of your life. The Homebuyer Education Class is HUD/FHA-approved and covers the homebuying process from A to Z in eight hours. This course helps families prepare for the purchase of a home. Classes are scheduled two times a month.

Please note: You need to register and pay the $50 fee online to confirm and reserve your seat. Otherwise, registration will be cancelled the following business day.

Upcoming Events

05/03/2014 8:00 AM • 9229 N. Fourth St., Phoenix, AZ 85020
05/27/2014 8:00 AM • 9229 N. Fourth St., Phoenix, AZ 85020
06/07/2014 8:00 AM • 9229 N. Fourth St., Phoenix, AZ 85020

2014 Homebuyer Education Class schedule.pdf

(PDF document; requires free Adobe Reader software.)

Topics include:

  • Are You Ready To Buy a Home?
  • Managing Your Money
  • Understanding Credit
  • Obtaining a Mortgage Loan
  • Shopping for a Home
  • Protecting Your Investment

Please click on upcoming classes above to register for the Homebuyer Education Class.


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