2017 Homeownership Fair

2017 Homeownership Fair
Saturday, August 12, 2017
9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Ruthe Jackson Center
3113 S. Carrier Parkway
Grand Prairie, Texas 75052


8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. Pre-registration/On-site registration

Door prizes will be given away!
Premios serán regalados!

Grand Prize drawing at 1:00 p.m. (Must be present to win)
La rifa de el premio Mayor será a la 1:00 p.m. (Debe estar presente para ganar)

Location: Ballroom II

9:00 a.m. –   9:45 a.m.  Lending: how to prepare for a mortgage loan

10:45 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.  What Realtors do for homebuyers

Location: Dechman Room (Spanish)

9:00 a.m.  –   9:45 a.m.  Prestamo: Como prepararse para un préstamo hipotecario

10:45 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.  Que ayuda da el agente de bienes raíces para el comprador de vivienda

Lunch  11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.  (Must have lunch ticket to be served)

Almuerzo  11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.  (Debe tener su boleto de almuerzo para ser servido)

Location: Ballroom II

12:30 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.  Downpayment Assistance Dallas County (UPCAP)

Location: Dechman Room

12:30 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.  Housing Choice Voucher Homebuyer 101

Kids Activities
Location: Outside
Kids activities during the Fair include:

  • Gaming Truck with Xbox and HD Flat screens.
  • Bounce Houses
  • Snowie Bus snow cones


By Delivering World Class Services
At GPHNS our mission is to provide community service programs designed to meet the needs of the Grand Prairie community and its citizens for housing, healthy and safe neighborhoods, economic development, neighborhood revitalization, in an efficient, timely, courteous and knowledgeable manner. The city's Housing and Neighborhood Services offers programs designed to assist the low-to-moderate income Grand Prairie residents with safe, affordable housing.

Housing and Neighborhood Services does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, national origin, familial status, age, religion or handicap, in compliance with the Fair Housing Act, Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973.

City of Grand Prairie – Fair Housing Rights