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Horry County to Hold Housing Fair

Conway, South Carolina – To honor April as Fair Housing Month, Horry County Planning & Zoning and the Horry County Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Office are holding a Housing Fair. The event will be held Saturday, April 25, 2015, from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the Horry County Government & Justice Center located at 1301 Second Avenue in Conway.  Everyone is invited to this free event to learn about state and local programs that serve all income levels.  Exhibitors will include Habitat for Humanity, Mary’s Lighthouse, His Hands of Horry County, Coastal Carolina Association of Realtors, Wells Fargo, Myrtle Beach Housing Authority and more!  There will also be free workshops: 

  • 9 a.m.-SC Legal Services-“Landlord Tenant Disputes”
  • 9:30 a.m.-Coastal Carolina Association of Realtors-“First Time Homeownership”
  • 10 a.m.-Myrtle Beach Housing Authority-“Housing Programs 101”
  • 10:30 a.m.-Horry County CDBG-“Fair Housing Laws” 

For more information, contact John Danford with Horry County Planning & Zoning at 843-915-7909 or Diana Seydlorsky with Horry County CDBG at 843-915-7033.

Horry County to Host Housing Fair

Conway, South Carolina– The Horry County Community Development Block Grant Office, the county’s Planning and Zoning Department and the Affordable and Workforce Housing Commission will host a Housing Fair at the Horry County Government & Justice Center on Saturday, April 26, from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. The Housing Fair is free and open to the public.

The Horry County Housing Fair will feature multiple workshops on fair housing, personal finance and budget, down payment assistance, heirs property resolution, quiet title, truth in lending and finding the right realtor. The fair will also feature multiple exhibitors to include area non-profits, local governments and lending institutions to provide attendees with a wealth of information on housing programs, financing, and rental and homeownership options. To-date, the following exhibitors will include the South Carolina Housing Authority, the Grand Strand Housing Authority,Myrtle Beach Housing Authority, Habitat for Humanity, the Homeownership Resource Center, South Carolina Legal Services, A Father’s Place, Wells Fargo and the Coastal Carolina Association of Realtors

“The Horry County Housing Fair will be great resource for members of our community to learn about homeownership opportunities for individuals and families across a spectrum of income levels,” stated Diana Seydlorsky, Horry County Community Development Block Grant Director. “The featured workshops and exhibits are designed to educate attendees about location options, being prepared for buying or renting and more.”

Staff from the Horry County Planning and Zoning Department and the Horry County Community Development Block Grant Office will be on hand to assist attendees and help answer any questions. For more information on the Horry County Housing Fair, please call (843) 915-7033.