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Housing and Neighborhood Services Homeownership Fair
Date: 8/16/2014 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Cost: Free

Future and current homeowners will enjoy the city of Grand Prairie’s information-packed Homeownership Fair, on Saturday, Aug. 16, 8 a.m.-2 p.m., at the Ruthe Jackson Center, 3113 S. Carrier Parkway. This year’s expo will feature educational sessions on how to buy a home, foreclosure prevention, home maintenance, homebuyer assistance programs, mortgage lending, credit repair, and more.

Pick a session or stay all day for free food, giveaways and activities for the kids. Children’s activities include sessions on savings and checking, budgeting and credit. Fun activities will include a gaming truck with Xbox and HD flat screens, face painting, balloon artists, the Waggin’ Wagon onsite animal adoption center, temporary tattoos for kids and on-site radio personalities. 

Preregister online for a chance to win door prizes. Visit for information or call 972-237-8173. Exhibitors will include local realtors, mortgage and loan officers, housing and credit counselors, home inspectors, appraisers and title companies.