August 2009

Media Contact: Rochelle Rose, Fund Development Director, (805) 962-5152 x227 or
Annette Montoya, Corporate Communications Manager, (805) 781-3088 x
August 2009

Peoples' Self-Help Housing Hosts First-Time Home Buyer Education Seminar
August 26, in Atascadero

Peoples' Self-Help Housing is hosting a "First-Time Home Buyer Education Seminar" on Wednesday, August 26, 2009 from 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. at Rabobank, 6950 El Camino Real, in Atascadero.

The free seminar will present different alternatives and loan options for first time home buyers and provide them with information they need to make wise purchase and loan decisions. Workshop attendees, who need further assistance, will be able to set up individual appointments with bi-lingual PSHH housing counselors.

This workshop will be facilitated by Eric Michielssen, Asset Manager and acting Real Estate Broker for Peoples' Self-Help Housing (PSHH). Mr. Michielssen has a MBA in Education/Career Counseling and a B.S. in Sociology from Cal Poly State University, in San Luis Obispo.

PSHH also offers Foreclosure Prevention Workshops, please check our website www.pshhc.org for more information.

PSHH is a non-profit organization whose purpose is to provide affordable housing and programs leading to self-sufficiency for low-income families, seniors, and other special needs groups on California's Central Coast. Since its establishment in 1970, PSHH has assisted over 1,000 individuals or families build their own self-help home.

To reserve your space call People's at (805) 781-3088. For a complete schedule of First Time Home Buyers Seminars or Home Foreclosure Prevention Seminars in Central Coast communities, visit www.pshhc.org.

This seminar is sponsored by Bank of America, Coast National Bank, Rabobank and Peoples' Self-Help Housing.