Comprehensive Plan Meeting
Aug. 12, 4-7 p.m.
New Hanover County Historic Court House
All citizens are invited to participate in the next step of New Hanover County’s comprehensive planning process. During a February launch meeting, the public was introduced to six themes explored by citizen committees, March through July. Policy recommendations will be discussed during the meeting.
Financing Dreams Course
Wilmington Regional Association of Realtors
Aug.14, 1-5 p.m., $40 members/$41 nonmembers
WRAR Classroom, 1826 Sir Tyler Drive
Sponsored by North Carolina Housing Finance Agency and hosted by WRAR, the course outlines eligibility, the loan process and how Realtors can help customers own their first home through the N.C. Home Advantage program, which provides down payment assistance and home loans without interest.
Aug. 14, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., $25 in advance/$30 at the door
The Terraces on Sir Tyler, 1826 Sir Tyler Drive
Luncheon keynote speaker, Satana DeBerry, is executive director of N.C. Housing Coalition. Proceeds benefit AMEZ Housing programs, which provide affordable housing and foreclosure mitigation services to low- and moderate-income families in New Hanover, Brunswick, Pender and Columbus counties. To purchase tickets, contact Linda Smith, 910-815-3826.