Jackson, MS – November 11, 2013 – (RealEstateRama) –The Mississippi Home Corporation (MHC) will partner with Senator David Blount to host two housing fairs in the Jackson area on Tuesday, November 12 and Thursday, November 14. The first fair will be held at the Metrocenter Mall in the Community Meeting Room from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. The second housing fair will be held in Byram at the Trinity Wesleyan Church, 6950 Siwell Road, from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m.
Housing fairs provide an opportunity to promote homeownership and inform the public about the process and the tools available to help them become homeowners. “Homeownership is an important part of strong neighborhoods,” said Senator Blount. “I’m excited that this event and our partnership with the Mississippi Home Corporation will help families in South Jackson and Byram,” he added.
The housing fairs will feature professionals to help answer questions about down payment assistance, credit scores, and the home buying process in general. “Purchasing a home is the single largest investment most families make, so it’s important to understand the entire process and know what you’re getting into on the front end,” said Dianne Bolen, Executive Director of MHC.
Anyone interested in the upcoming Homebuyer Fairs or who wishes to learn more about the Mississippi Home Corporation should contact MHC at 601-718-4642 The Mississippi Home Corporation was created by the State in 1989 to serve as the State’s Housing Finance Agency. In that capacity, MHC administers the Mortgage Revenue Bond program and the Housing Tax Credit program, among others. MHC’s mission is to enhance Mississippi’s long-term economic viability by financing safe, decent, affordable housing and helping working families build wealth.
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