HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - Residents in Forrest and surrounding counties who are interested in buying a home, there will be a free, one-day homebuyer education workshop Saturday, October 28th.
Mississippi Home of Your Own (HOYO) and the Citizens National Bank are sponsoring the event.
The workshop will be held from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Parkway Heights United Methodist Church at 2420 Hardy Street in Hattiesburg.
HOYO focuses on creating a support system that identifies potential homebuyers, analyzes their housing needs and financial capacity and prepares them for home ownership.
Applicants of the HOYO program must attend a homebuyer education class to be considered for financial assistance in purchasing a home.
For more information or to pre-register for the free homebuyer education seminar, call Heather Steele at the Institute for Disability Studies at 601.266.4097.