Delaware Homebuyer Fair Set for April 13

WILMINGTON, DE – Families and individuals who want to learn more about buying a home can get a wealth of information at the free Delaware Homebuyer Fair scheduled for Saturday, April 13 at the Chase Center on the Riverfront in Wilmington. Running from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., the fair offers educational seminars on every aspect of buying a home in Delaware, as well as the chance to connect with service providers in the real estate, financing and home buying fields.

Celebrating its ninth year, the annual event typically draws between 350 and 400 people. Registration details and a complete agenda are available on DSHA’s website.

“The Homebuyer Fair offers a great opportunity for people at all stages of the homebuying process to get all the information they need,” said Delaware State Housing Authority Director Anas Ben Addi. “We make it as easy as possible for potential buyers to become better prepared and feel comfortable with buying a home.”

Seminars will cover topics such as finding properties, obtaining low-cost financing, down payment assistance, home inspections and maintenance and budgeting.

“As a mortgage lender, I’m a proud supporter of the Delaware Homebuyer Fair,” said Kevin Jornlin, past president of the Delaware Mortgage Bankers Association. “The fair provides valuable information for potential homebuyers and connects them to countless resources throughout the state.”

Attendees can earn credit toward HUD Homebuyer Education Certificate requirements.

Registration is free and breakfast and lunch are provided. Attendees can register at or by calling toll-free at 888-363-8808.

The Homebuyer Fair is presented by the Delaware State Housing Authority in partnership with the Delaware Federation of Housing Counselors. Sponsors include 92.9 TomFM, Andrea Harrington Realty Group, Caine Mitter & Associates, Cozen O’Connor, Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP, FHLBank Pittsburgh, George K. Baum & Company, Guaranteed Rate, Inc., Greenberg Traurig LLP, Hilltop Securities, Lakeview Loan Servicing, Meridian Bank Mortgage Center, Office of Attorney General Kathy Jennings, $tand By Me, Team Stewart Realty, Trident Mortgage Company and Xfinity (Comcast).