The U.S. Department of Agriculture Rural Development will host a pair of informational sessions for current and potential homeowners in the U.P.
The first session takes place on Thursday, from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at the MSU Extension office located at 2840 College Ave. in Escanaba. Speakers include specialists with USDA Rural Development, MSU Extension, a home inspector and a real estate agent. Attendees are encouraged to RSVP in advance by calling 906-428-1060 ext. 4.
The second session is on Thursday, June 29 from 6 to 8 p.m. at Bayliss Public Library, 541 Library Drive in Sault Ste Marie. Speakers include USDA Rural Development specialists and a home inspector. Also attending are representatives from the Sault Ste. Marie Tribe of Chippewa Indians and the Bay Mills Indian Community to discuss their down payment assistance programs.