OCONOMOWOC — First Bank
Financial Centre has teamed up with three nonprofit organizations to
educate individuals and families who are looking to make the dream
of homeownership a reality.
Locally, FBFC has branches at 2300 Washington St. in Grafton and
11715 N. Port Washington Road in Mequon.
As a true community bank, FBFC makes it a priority to provide the
resources necessary to make sound financial decisions. By teaming up
with ACTS Housing, Housing Resources Inc. and the United Community
Center, a news release said FBFC is able to provide a series of
counseling services that cover topics, including:
■ Learning to calculate how much you can afford
■ Applying and qualifying for mortgage loans
■ Overcoming barriers that may prevent your home purchase
■ Purchasing foreclosed properties
■ Real estate services
■ Down payment and closing cost assistance
■ Loans and grants for home repair ACTS Housing’s mission is to
create vibrant Milwaukee neighborhoods through homeownership.
Through this mission they are able to assist approximately 100
modest-income families each year. To learn more about their
services, check out their website at
Housing Resources Inc. is dedicated to preparing people for
successful homeownership by providing quality home counseling
services. They have become a trusted leader in assisting hundreds of
buyers purchase homes each year.
For more information, visit their website at
The United Community Center provides programs to Hispanics and near
south side residents of all ages in the areas of education, cultural
arts, recreation, community development and health and human
services. Education plays a crucial role in helping those in their
community achieve their potential; part of that education includes
Homebuyer Counseling. To learn more about their free homebuyer
seminars, please visit www.unitedcc. org.
“It is our mission to Make Lives Better and it’s an absolute
privilege to work with other organizations who share the same
passion for financial education,” said Mark Mohr, president and CEO
To learn more about First Bank Financial Centre, visit FBFCWI.com or