Seminar on renting vs. buying

NORWALK - The Norwalk Regional Library, in conjunction with Century 21 Realty Masters and Wells Fargo Home Mortgage, will host a seminar next Thursday, June 14, on "Renting vs. Homeownership."The presentation is part of a 13-month series of seminars "on many important topics to consumers." Real estate consultants Adriana Apodaca and Mario Verdugo Jr. will lead Thursday's seminar and will discuss the pros and cons of renting versus owning a home. They will also speak about the consideration that must be paid to your personal lifestyle and a person's long-term goals, as well as their finances. Approximately 1/3 of American families rent, both by choice and because of financial ability. Renters' rights, as set forth by state and local laws, will also be discussed. Homeownership is the quintessential American dream but it does come with additional responsibilities and potential risks. Future seminar topics include wills and trusts, elderly estate planning, the fundamentals of insurance, home maintenance, and more. The seminar starts at 6 p.m. RSVP by calling (323) 219-9199 or e-mail The Norwalk Regional Library is part of the County of Los Angeles Public Library system and is located at 12350 Imperial Hwy.

********** Published: June 07, 2012 - Volume 11 - Issue 08