Housing Fair this Saturday at Main Library

Homebuyers and homeowners should make plans to attend the Capital Region Housing Fair at APL’s Main Library (161 Washington Avenue) on Saturday, April 26, from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. The housing fair includes seminars, consultations, and exhibits. This event is free and open to the public.

Seminars for homebuyers and homeowners include:

  • 11 a.m. – Down Payment Program: Learn about down payment programs, matched savings, and other opportunities for homebuyers.
  • 12:00 p.m. – NYSERDA’s Home Performance with Energy Star: Learn how your home is wasting energy, and money, and how to fix it. Bring your most recent utility bill to apply for a free or reduced-cost comprehensive home energy assessment.
  • 1:00 p.m. – Building a Great Credit Score: Learn about what goes into your credit score and how you can improve it.

Participants can also get free consultations:

  • Credit checks and reports (need photo ID)
  • Mortgage pre-qualifications

More than two dozen exhibitors—including banks and credit unions, home inspectors, mortgage advisors, realtors, and assistance agencies—will provide information and advice on a one-to-one basis.

The Capital Region Housing Fair is organized by the Affordable Housing Partnership and is sponsored by: Albany Community Land Trust, Albany Housing Authority, Capital Bank, Citizens Bank, City of Albany, M&T Bank, NBT Bankcorp, SEFCU, Wells Fargo, and Albany Public Library.

For more information about the housing fair, call the Affordable Housing Partnership at 434-1730.

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