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Homebuyer U

By Times staff
© St. Petersburg Times
published January 11, 2003

TOPIC: "First Time Homebuyers" in Spanish. SPONSOR: UNO Federation Community Services Inc. WHERE: Clearwater East Branch Library, 2251 Drew St., Clearwater. WHEN: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. today. COST: Free. CALL: (727) 466-0784.

TOPIC: New home buyers seminar. SPONSOR: Consumer Credit Counseling Services of Central Florida and the Florida Suncoast. WHERE: American Legion Hall, 37745 Church Ave., Dade City. WHEN: 6-9 p.m. Wednesday and Jan. 22. COST: Free. CALL: toll-free 1-800-720-9537.

TOPIC: New buyers seminar. SPONSOR: Consumer Credit Counseling Service of the Florida Suncoast Inc. WHERE: Pinellas Park Library, 7770 52nd St., Pinellas Park. WHEN: 6:30-9:30 p.m. Thursday. COST: Free. CALL: toll-free 1-800-720-9537.

TOPIC: "Family Budgeting," money management classes for people who want to buy a house but are having trouble coming up with a down payment. SPONSOR: Community Service Foundation. WHERE: Sunshine Center, 330 Fifth St. N, St. Petersburg. WHEN: 6-9 p.m. Jan. 21, 28 and Feb. 4. COST: Free. CALL: (727) 461-0618.

TOPIC: "Getting a Mortgage," classes designed to help first-time buyers go through the process and qualify for down payment and closing costs assistance. SPONSOR: Community Service Foundation. WHERE: Sunshine Center, 330 Fifth St. N, St. Petersburg. WHEN: 6-9 p.m. Tuesday. COST: Free. CALL: (727) 461-0618.

TOPIC: Home Ownership, Rehabilitation, Down Payments and Small Business Loans. SPONSOR: The Clearwater Neighborhood Housing Services, Inc. WHERE: 608 N Garden Ave., Clearwater. WHEN: 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m. Jan. 25. COST: Free. CALL: (727) 442-4155.

- Send items to Homes, Kelly A. Stefani, St. Petersburg Times, P.O. Box 1121, St. Petersburg, FL 33731. The deadline is two weeks before publication.

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