Bedford Central Community Development Corp. is starting its homebuyer course in October. The course is recommended for those thinking about buying a home and first-time home buyers. Students can attend one or all of the sessions.

The 16-week series begins Oct. 20 and continues through March 2016. Courses include preparing for a home purchase, repairing and building credit, budgeting for a home purchase, getting pre-qualified or approved and minor home maintenance.

To date, the Bedford Central Community Development Corp. has taught more than 1,200 students and have more than 150 documented homeowners.

The cost for the entire series is $20. For information, go to or call 718-467-0740.