Neighborhood Housing Services of South Florida (NHSSF) Virtual Homeowner & Homebuyer Expo – Housing the Future Together!
In partnership with the Miami-Dade County department of Public Housing and Community Development (PHCD), this consumer-oriented housing expo will offer Miami-Dade County residents a wide range of informational workshops and a vendor exhibit under two learning tracks; a Future Homebuyer track that will provide valuable resources to help put prospective homebuyers on the right path and a Current Homeowner track that will give existing homeowners the tools they need to uphold their investment. The virtual event, created to promote economic recovery following the Covid-19 pandemic, will take place on
Date: Saturday, October 30, 2021,
Time: 9AM to 5PM EST.
Registration is free and open to the public.The Expo will offer a variety of learning opportunities through a series of workshops guests can elect to participate in. Among these will be a First Time Homebuyer’s Workshop that will provide participants with an HCA First Time Homebuyer Certificate. Obtaining this certificate through a HUD-certified housing counseling agency is required to qualify for government sponsored down payment assistance and to acquire a loan from a community lender. It is also a great way for first-time homebuyers to learn more about the homebuying process. The class will be offered in English, Spanish and Haitian-Creole. Other standout workshops include the Realtor’s Roundtable and the Lender’s Roundtable where participants will hear from industry experts about the best opportunities available to them in today’s market. For homeowners, there will be educational sessions about how they can incorporate more environmentally friendly features into their energy consumption at home as well as live classes on solar panel installation,energy efficiency improvements, the importance of water conservation, etc.