2019 City of Arlington Homeownership Fair Schedule 

The City of Arlington is proud to host the 2019 Homeownership at the Esports Stadium Arlington + Expo Center, 1200 Ballpark Way, Arlington, Texas.

August 10 (Saturday)

9:00 - 9:40 a.m. Home buying 101: "Ready to buy in today's Real Estate Market"
Facilitators: John Jerbich and Chad Erickson, Chase
Tanisia Castillo-Queppet Hispanic Real Estate Broker's Association (HREBA)
Barbara Landers, Arlington Board of REALTORS
Rosesharon Wright, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)
Larry Hurley, Green Oaks Realty
Debra Meers, Viridian

10:00 - 10:40 a.m. "Obtaining a Mortgage Loan"
Facilitator: Chad Erickson, Chase 
Sarah Robison, MemberFirst Mortgage

11:00 - 11:40 a.m. "Ways to Improve Your Credit Score"
Facilitator: Veronica Elizondo, Housing Channel
Chad Erickson, Chase 

1:00 - 1:40 p.m. "Accessing Down Payment/Closing Cost Assistance & Homeownership Counseling Programs"
Facilitator:Veronica Elizondo, Housing Channel
Kenya Burrell, Chase
Erick Soriano, Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs

2:00 - 2:40 p.m. "Maintaining Your Home: Energy Savings, Insurance, Preventative Maintenance, Weatherization and Rehabilitation"
Facilitator:Jason Baker, Home Depot
Marisa Loera, Arlington Housing Authority
Neal Johnson, NOW Property Investment
Chase Giossi, Liberty Mutual
Luma Al Asadi, Farmers Insurance
Traci Peterson, COA Water Utilities 
Sarah Stubblefield, Office of Strategic Initiatives

Mini - Sessions


9:45-10:10 a.m. Hispanic Real Estate Broker's Association
Leticia Gallegos, CEO & Founder

12:45-1:10 p.m. Prosperity Bank
Brett Bell, Banking Center President

1:45-2:10 p.m. Fair Housing: Fair Housing 101
Frances Espinoza, North Texas Fair Housing Center

Participate in our Housing Needs and Fair Housing Survey in E-4 for a chance to win prizes every 15 minutes!