Local Realtors and housing experts are joining together and hosting a free Housing Resource Fair on Thursday, July 26 from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the Bellefontaine Recreation Center located at 9669 Bellefontaine Road in Bellefontaine Neighbors, MO.
Alderman Anthony Smith who is also a Coldwell Banker Gundaker agent has brought together 21 experts to assist the public with their housing needs and to provide guidance.
“I wanted to create an informative, no-pressure, fact-gathering event,” said Smith, a Realtor with Coldwell Banker Gundaker’s Corporate Centre Sales office. “This will be a one-stop evening to answer any housing related questions for home buyers, sellers or those who need counseling all under one roof.”
Assistant Attorney General,Ryan Asbridge will be in attendance to speak about the Missouri Mortgage Settlement and address any questions that anyone has.
Event attendees can also meet one-on-one with area lenders, housing counselors and non-profit organizations to discuss topics such as:
- Home ownership programs that offer down payment assistance
- Why it more affordable to own vs. rent
- Refinancing options
- Reverse mortgages
- Home repair programs
- Credit repair and counseling
- Foreclosure prevention
- Hot properties in the city of Bellefontaine and North County, and more
Groups who will be exhibiting include:
- Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)
- Urban League of Metropolitan St. Louis
- Northeast Community Action Agency (NECAC)
- Housing Options Provided for the Elderly (HOPE)
- Catholic Charities Housing Resource Center
- Beyond Housing
- Citizens National Bank
- US Bank
- Coldwell Banker Gundaker
- Realty Executives
- A-List Realtors
- Coldwell Banker Mortgage
- AAA Missouri
- Riverview Gardens School District
Admission is free.
“We are expecting a great turnout for the fair,” adds Smith. “This is a great way to offer attendees a chance to get informed.”
To learn more about the event, contact City Clerk, Deni Donovan at (314) 867-0076
Coldwell Banker Gundaker, the leading residential real estate brokerage company in St. Louis, operates twenty offices with nearly 2,000 sales associates serving metropolitan St. Louis and east-central Missouri. Coldwell Banker Gundaker is part of NRT LLC, the nation’s largest residential real estate brokerage company. NRT, a subsidiary of Realogy Corporation, operates Realogy’s company-owned real estate brokerage offices. For more information, please visit www.cbgundaker.com.