The City of Concord and Prosperity Unlimited are teaming up to offer a free fair housing workshop to local realtors and lenders

CONCORD, NC (WBTV) – The City of Concord and Prosperity Unlimited, Inc. are teaming up to offer free virtual workshops on federal and state fair housing laws for real estate agents and lenders. This is the second year the City and Prosperity Unlimited have partnered to host a virtual annual meeting for lenders and real estate agents. The workshops are offered to help eliminate discriminatory acts so that everyone has the opportunity to achieve their dream of home ownership.

During the virtual meeting, attendees will also learn about opportunities to help homebuyers secure additional state and local resources for down payments and closing costs. Presenters will cover the guidelines and requirements for homebuyers to qualify for these funds and the associated timelines. The virtual event is offered as a free resource for local realtors and lenders to increase their knowledge of these programs and help buyers overcome potential financial barriers to homeownership.

Although these virtual meetings are free, prior registration is required. Interested participants can register online using the links below. Registration is accepted until the day of the event.

Annual meeting/virtual workshop for lenders:

  • Wednesday, October 12, 2022
  • 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
  • Registration link: concordnc.gov/LendersMeeting

Annual meeting/virtual workshop for real estate agents:

  • Wednesday, October 12, 2022
  • 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
  • Registration link: concordnc.gov/RealtorsMeeting

For more information, call the City of Concord Neighborhood Planning and Development Office at 704-920-5137.

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