Affordable Housing Expo Here March 16

Persons looking for an affordable place to live in Northern Virginia are invited to visit the 2013 Northern Virginia Housing Expo on Saturday, March 16. It is hosted by Fairfax-based nonprofit AHOME in cooperation with the Virginia Housing Development Authority (VHDA), the City of Falls Church, as well as the City of Alexandria, the counties of Arlington, Fairfax and Loudoun, and the Towns of Herndon and Manassas. Showcasing both home ownership and rental opportunities and resources throughout Northern Virginia, the event will be held from 10 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. and will feature workshops and exhibits designed to educate attendees about location options, being prepared for buying or renting and more. The expo, whose location in the future will rotate annually throughout Northern Virginia, is being held March 16 at Falls Church’s Mary Ellen Henderson Middle School. The event underwriter is PNC Bank, and its platinum sponsors include the Virginia Housing Development Authority.