Housing Helpers, The Illinois Housing Development Authority, and US Bank will be hosting a homeownership workshop next Saturday, April 27th from 9am-2pm at the Quin Community Center, 1851 S 9th Ave, Maywood. The Workshop goal is to prepare potential home buyers for the responsibilities of homeownership. Housing professionals will talk participants through the process of preparing for and buying a house. Speakers include a certified homeownership counselor, realtor, home inspector, real estate attorney, and a mortgage loan officer who will describe in detail their part in the whole process. Participants completing the workshop earn credit toward HUD certification for up to $10,000 in down payment and closing cost assistance. This assistance is available to qualified homebuyers purchasing vacant homes in Maywood and.five other communities. For more information please see the links and the flyers below.