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Starting the Journey to Becoming a Home Owner

The Greater Capital Area Association of REALTORS® (GCAAR) and CAAB have launched a strategic partnership to offer a series of educational opportunities to help underprivileged individuals and families in Washington, DC and Montgomery County get on the path toward homeownership.

Starting the Journey to Becoming a Home Owner

The Greater Capital Area Association of REALTORS® (GCAAR), a local REALTOR® association serving Montgomery County, Md. and the District of Columbia, and Capital Area Asset Builders (CAAB) have launched a strategic partnership to offer a series of educational opportunities to help underprivileged individuals and families in Washington, DC and Montgomery County get on the path toward homeownership.  

The three-year partnership features a series of real-time, online workshops in both the District of Columbia and in Montgomery County. Each workshop offers one, hour-long class daily during a five-day period on the following topics: 

  • Lesson 1: Understanding Your Financial Relationship
  • Lesson 2: The Art of Budgeting
  • Lesson 3: Take Charge of Your Credit!
  • Lesson 4: Understanding Your Financial Rights
  • Lesson 5: Pay Yourself First

The first two series of workshops are scheduled for the week of June 14th for first-time home buyers in Washington, DC and the week of October 18th for first-time home buyers in Montgomery County. 

For more information on the workshops and/or to register for either series, please send an email message to .  


About Capital Area Asset Builders

Capital Area Asset Builders (CAAB) is a non-profit organization whose mission is to create opportunities for low- and moderate-income individuals in the greater DC region to build financial security, savings, and wealth for the future. 

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About GCAAR

The Greater Capital Area Association of REALTORS®, one of the largest local REALTOR® associations in the U.S., is the voice for REALTORS® in Washington, DC and Montgomery County, Maryland. Representing more than 10,000 real estate professionals in the greater capital area, GCAAR provides services vital to its members' daily business needs and works with lawmakers to ensure public policy that encourages homeownership and supports the real estate industry. For more information, visit www.GCAAR.com.


How to give

Now, more than ever, non-profits like Capital Area Asset Builders (CAAB) need your help. Please support CAAB as we continue to help DC residents manage and/or improve their financial situation during these difficult times. If you can't afford to give a monetary gift, please visit our Amazon Wish List where you can choose from a variety of items that CAAB needs in order to better serve our community.

or send a check or money order to
Capital Area Asset Builders (CAAB)
c/o Joseph Leitmann-Santa Cruz, CEO & Executive Director
1100 H Street NW, Suite 200
Washington, DC 20005