Come to the Housing Fair!

Prospective buyers and homeowners will want to attend the Capital Region Housing Fair on Saturday, April 28th from 10 am-2 pm at the Albany Public Library, 161 Washington Avenue in Albany. 

Featured will be dozens of information booths including:

    • Non-profit housing groups like TRIP
    • Lenders
    • Attorneys
    • Housing inspectors
    • Real estate agents
    • Free Credit Reports
    • Free Consultations

Seminars will be held on topics such as:

    • How to hire a contractor
    • How to finance your home

Fair-goers can learn about new programs:

    • How to make your home more comfortable while saving money and the environment
With foreclosures continuing to wreak havoc on families and neighborhoods, participants having trouble with their mortgages can meet with an experienced lawyer or housing counselor for a free consultation about their situation. Also, representatives from Bank of America and Fannie Mae will be available to meet with borrowers and discuss loan options.
One of the most popular features of last year’s fair, the free credit reports, will be available this year too. Just bring a photo ID and obtain a free credit report and a credit consultation.
Sponsors include the HomeSave Coalition, Albany Public Library, M&T Bank, NBT Bank, Bank of America, SONYMA, First Niagara, IAR Attorneys at Law, Community Realty, Metroland, and SEFCU.
All are welcome! Door prizes will be drawn throughout the day. More details at or call (518) 434-1730.