Housing Counselors & Education Providers

The Role of Homebuyer Education Providers

THDA recognizes the importance of promoting professionalism and quality assurance in homebuyer education and counseling. Agencies in THDA’s Homebuyer Education Initiative (HBEI) Network are dedicated to providing affordable, high-quality, effective homeownership education and counseling services to Tennessee consumers, and are committed to the following:

  • Adhering to the HBEI Program Guide and Agreement, standards and policies that are based on national best practices but reflect Tennessee’s homebuyer education and counseling environment
  • Adhering to standards in the Homebuyer Education and Counseling Program and Standards Guide
  • Reporting programming outcomes to THDA
  • Participating in periodic program reviews
  • Collaborating with network partners to promote and advance the professionalism of the Network and the homeownership education and counseling industry

HBEI Program Guide

Revisions to HBEI Program Guide:
HBEI Forms:
Samples:
Miscellaneous Information for HBEI Providers


HUD Housing Counseling and Education:

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Virtual Education


For more information regarding Homebuyer Education, please contact Mandy Garman at mgarman@thda.org or 615-815-2161.