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An informational seminar on the housing market presented by Mark and Corie Dickinson of Long & Foster Realtors, from 7:30-8:30 p.m. Thursday, May 11, at the Broadlands Community Center, 43004 Waxpool Road, Broadlands. Also includes Mike Clark of World Mortgage and Mindy Mitchell of Sun Design, home staging.
The next home buyer education workshop sponsored by the Loudoun County Department of Social Services is Monday, May 15 and Wednesday, May 17, at the Cascades Library, 21030 Whitfield Place in Sterling.
The county provides home buyer education workshops to assist potential first-time home buyers in understanding the home-buying process. The six-hour workshop covers a number of topics relating to home ownership, including budgeting, credit, working with Realtors, the mortgage process and what to expect at settlement.
The workshops are held several times throughout the year over a two-evening time period from 5:30-8:30 p.m. at different locations. Attendance at both sessions is required. A schedule of workshop dates and locations is posted on the Loudoun County Government Web site at www.loudoun.gov/housing. Contact Chris Vogel of the Department of Social Services at 703-777-0389 (V/TTY).