Education & Counseling for Established Homeowners

Proactively maintain your home as a valuable asset for your long-term financial stability through Avenue’s Post-Purchase Workshops and Individualized Homeowner’s Counseling.

 

WHAT YOU’LL DO IN THE POST-PURCHASE WORKSHOPS:

  • Learn about protesting your Property Tax Bill
  • Learn about essential home maintenance and repairs
  • Learn design tips that improve safety around the home
  • Learn tips for energy efficiency that will help you cut costs
  • Learn about the importance of civic engagement in your community
  • Apply for your Homestead/Senior/Disability Exemption

 

WHAT YOU’LL DO IN THE INDIVIDUALIZED HOMEOWNER’S COUNSELING:

  • Evaluate if refinancing is a good option for you
  • Discuss questions that pertain to your particular housing situation
  • Develop an Action Plan to guide you with your next steps
  • Apply for your Homestead/Senior/Disability Exemption

 

FACING FORECLOSURE?

Have you fallen behind on your mortgage?  If you need guidance to figure out your options, find resources that may help you, and/or to communicate with your mortgage servicer, call the HomeOwnership Center for Foreclosure Prevention Counseling at no cost to you.  If our Foreclosure Prevention Counseling can’t meet your needs, we will direct you to other community resources.

Avenue HomeOwnership Center: 713-864-9099

NEED HELP WITH PROPERTY TAXES?

Avenue is offering Property Tax Workshops in partnership with HCAD in both English and Spanish. Click the tabs below for more information and to register to attend.

HCAD Property Tax Workshop

The Avenue Education Center will be hosting an informational workshop on the ins and outs of property taxes in partnership with the Harris County Appraisal District. If you are a current homeowner, come to learn about how to file for common property tax exemptions and even protest your property tax bill. We will be covering:

  • How property taxes are calculated
  • How to protest increasing property tax bills
  • Common property tax exemptions
  • How to apply for a property tax exemption
  • How to apply for tax deferrals
  • More

Tuesday, April 9
6:30 PM
Avenue Education Center, 2804 Fulton Street, Houston, TX 77009

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

Taller de Impuestos de Propiedad (Español)

El Centro de Educacion de Avenue va a dar un taller de informacion sobre impuestos de propiedada en conjunto con el Distrito de Tasacion del Condado de Harris (HCAD). Si eres dueño de casa, ven para aprender como aplicar para exempciones communes de impuestos y como protestar una cuenta alta de impuestos. Topicos:

  • Como se calculan los impuestos de propiedad
  • Como protestar impuestos de propiedad altos
  • Exempciones comunes de impuestos de propiedad
  • Como aplicar para exempciones
  • Como aplicar para aplazamientos de impuestos

Miércoles, 10 de Abril
6:30 PM

Centro de Educacion de Avenue, 2804 Fulton Street, Houston, TX 77009

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