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Home buying event being held Saturday

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Family Foundations and Bank of America are holding a free homebuyer workshop on Saturday.

The event is designed to give people all of the information they need to know before they go to purchase a new home.

There be free classes to learn about resources available to homebuyers, like Down Payment Assistance Programs from the City of Jacksonville, how to prepare a budget and credit for home ownership, and how to use a renovation loan to buy a home plus make renovations.

Bank of America will have mortgage specialists on site to help people learn what they need to qualify for a home loan.

The event is Saturday October 4th at the UNF University Center. Registration starts at 9 a.m. and the event runs until 2 p.m.

Parking, admission, and lunch are all free.