Upcoming “Fair & Affordable Housing Expo” in Yonkers

The Westchester Residential Opportunities organization is hosting a Fair and Affordable Housing Expo on Saturday April 29th, 2023. This free event will be held at the Riverfront Library between 11:00am to 4:00pm.

About the WRO

Founded in 1968, Westchester Residential Opportunities, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization whose mission is to promote equal, affordable and accessible housing opportunities for all residents in the Lower Hudson Valley of New York. WRO’s programs (most of which are free) include promoting equal access to housing (eliminating housing discrimination and helping enforce fair housing and fair lending laws); eviction, mortgage default and utility shut-off prevention and counseling by HUD-certified housing counselors; first-time home buying counseling; affirmative marketing of affordable housing; aging in place home modifications; and independent living for individuals living with mental illness.

Schedule of Workshops

Each workshop will be available in both English and in Spanish.

  • 12:00pm First Time Home-Buying and Getting a Mortgage
  • 12:45pm Grants for Closing Costs and Down-Payment Assistance
  • 1:30pm Applying for Affordable Housing (Rental and Sales)
  • 2:30pm Rental Assistance, Eviction Prevention and Fair Housing

You can register for the event by clicking this form here.

You can also email [email protected] or call (914) 428-4507

Housing Expo Flyer

You can find more information about the organizer on their official website here: https://wroinc.org/

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