The LNYW program manager organizes homebuying workshops and neighborhood walking tours. Registration is required.
Workshop: Prepare Your Credit for Homeownership
Tuesday, March 21, noon to 1pm, Keswick
Wednesday, March 22, noon to 1 p.m., East Baltimore
Learn from the experts at Guidewell Financial Solutions how to manage, track and prepare your credit for homeownership. You’ll learn the reputable sites to use to check your credit score, how to raise your score as quickly as possible and what type of score you must have in order to finance a home purchase. Guidewell Financial Solutions (formerly Consumer Credit Counseling) is a leader in financial education and counseling. Don’t miss the opportunity to learn the ways to increase your credit!
LNYW Walking Tour: Greenmount West
Saturday, March 25, 10 to 11:30 a.m., Homewood
Join Katie Schroeder, Johns Hopkins Live Near Your Work Program (LNYW) program manager, to learn how you might qualify for a $17,000 LNYW grant. The tour will focus on a diverse array of homes from smaller, two bedroom rowhomes to large new rehabbed townhomes. Talk with neighbors that commute to D.C. everyday or work in the neighborhood. Explore the art spaces that define Greenmount West. Learn if you qualify for any special incentives. Light refreshments will be provided at the beginning of the tour.
LYNW on Wheels
Details will be available soon.
Registration for workshops and walking tours is required. The workshop location is posted in the registration system.