Homebuyers counseling workshop: This seminar will focus on providing low-and moderate-income families with information on how to become homeowners, manage their finances, perform credit analyses, receive credit-repair assistance, pre-qualify for loans, receive loan approval and buyers’ representation on real estate purchase transactions.

Location: 3313 Washington Blvd., Los Angeles; in the office of the Central Recovery Development Project

Time: 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.


Cost: Free; reservations recommended

Information: (323) 730-5289.


25th annual Home Remodeling and Decorating Show:This show will feature a display of new energy-saving products for the home and many seminars and workshops on home improvement. “Days of Our Lives” star Jay Kenneth Johnson (who plays Philip Kiriakis) will sign autographs from noon to 4 p.m. Saturday


Location: Los Angeles Convention Center Hall B, 1201 S. Figueroa St.

Time: Friday, noon to 8 p.m.; Saturday, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.; Aug. 5, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Cost: Adults, $5.75; seniors, $3; children younger than 12, free.

Information: (818) 909-9963; sponsored by the NEC Group.


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