Leesburg, VA – July 26, 2010 – (RealEstateRama) — Loudoun County is pleased to announce a new free “Post-Purchase Counseling” seminar to give recent homebuyers and prospective home purchasers an opportunity to explore topics often not covered by their lender or realtor. Administered by the Department of Family Services and held quarterly, topics include:
- Budgeting: “The How, What, When, Where, Why & Who of Budgeting;” S.M.A.R.T. Goals; Planning for future goals and emergencies
- Home Maintenance: How often to inspect home components and what to look for; Do-it-yourself versus when to call a professional; Life spans of materials and appliances; Safety
- Insurance, Taxes, and HOAs
- Information on available local services and resources, including government agencies and nonprofits; Tax advantages; “Money Smart” financial education CD; and much more
The next seminar will be held from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m., Tuesday, August 10, 2010, in the Shenandoah Room at the Department of Family Services, 102 Heritage Way N.E. in Leesburg. The deadline to register is Friday, August 6, 2010. For more information about the program, or to register, contact Antwaun Jackson at 703-737-8213 or antwaun.jackson (at) loudoun (dot) gov.
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Contact: Antwaun Jackson, Department of Family Services, 703-737-8213