Veterans can officially apply for a FREE home starting Saturday, October 25. The house will be given away by the Housing Opportunities Collaborative and Homestrong USA, who will be available to answer questions about the application process at the Housing Resources Fair at Blinder Memorial Chapel on Camp Pendleton from 9am to 12:30pm.
This formerly foreclosed home is newly renovated with 2 bedrooms and 1 1/2 bathrooms located in Canyon Lake, CA. The single-family residence boasts a large front yard and is in the Menifee Union School District. Honorably discharged veterans qualify to apply. And those applying must prove the ability pay property taxes on the home.
Applications are now being accepted at homestrongusa.org. The application process will close on November 14. The home will be awarded in December.
Video of the home is available to view at: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=acrfWu2TIMA
For download information, please call Chris at (858) 405-7214
Robert Gonzalez, program director for the Housing Opportunities Collaborative Inland Empire said the award of this home is a great way to show appreciation for the great service that veterans have provided for our country. “We hope that this home will help them improve their financial situation and give them a home where they can build a life,” he said.
The event is open to the public and will also offer free counseling on:
– First Time Homebuying
– Improving Credit Scores and Reducing Debt
– How to Reduce Mortgage Payments
Those who attend will also get FREE LUNCH and be eligible to WIN PRIZES
To RSVP email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 800-826-1502
Event: Veteran and Military Housing Resources Fair
Date: Saturday November 8, 2014
Time: 10am to 1pm
Location: Blinder Memorial Chapel, BMC Bldg. 202863, Camp Pendleton, Oceanside CA
The Housing Opportunities Collaborative is a coalition of HUD-Approved Housing Counseling Nonprofit Agencies, fair housing, social service, city and local government representatives including business associations and other nonprofits that promote housing opportunities. HOC’s mission is to promote and preserve the dream of home ownership through outreach, education, counseling, and financing. The Housing Opportunities Collaborative (HOC) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization consisting of HUD approved housing counseling agency.
For more information, visit our website: www.housingcollaborative.org