Chattanooga Neighborhood Enterprise (CNE) will host a free homeownership fair open to the public on Saturday, June 6 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The fair will consist of mini orkshops covering topics such as budgeting, buying a home, and home maintenance. The homeownership fair will be for both prospective and current homeowners.
The day will be broken up into two different sections: Buying a Home and Maintaining a Home. In addition, three local Realtors will be on location to answer questions and disseminate information. Lowe's Home Improvement and The Home Depot will be outside providing information and demonstrations on a variety of topics.
CNE will provide free lunch and children activities. Free credit report analysis and mortgage readiness assessments will be offered.
The workshop schedule is as follows:
Home Buyer Schedule
10 a.m.: Be a Successful Homeowner
11 a.m.: Do Your Homebuying Homework
12 p.m.: What to Expect from Your Realtor
1 p.m.: Understanding Your Credit Score
Home Maintenance Schedule
10 a.m.: Energy Savings Workshop
11 a.m.: Taking Care of Your Yard
12 p.m.: Foreclosure Prevention
1 p.m.: Preparing a Basic Will
The event will take place at CNE's office, located at 1500 Chestnut Street. For more information, log on to www.cneinc.org.
This event is in celebration of national NeighborWorks Week. During NeighborWorks Week, CNE and other NeighborWorks America organizations across the country will mobilize tens of thousands of residents, business people, and government officials in a week of neighborhood change and awareness.
Source: Chattanooga Neighborhood Enterprise