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April 01, 2001


Buyers Can Get Help

The Central Recovery Development Project will hold a workshop for low-and moderate-income families on how to buy a home.

Location: Project offices, 3313 W. Washington Blvd., Los Angeles

Time: 5:30 to 7 p.m.

Cost: Free

Information: For reservations, call (323) 730-5289.

WEDNESDAY / The Art of Management

UCLA Extension offers a course on starting a property management firm. Subjects include how to select an office location and personnel, developing a clientele, property studies and appraisal and property management issues. Course includes field trips to commercial, retail and apartment projects.

Location: UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center, 10920 Lindbrook Drive, Room 203, Westwood.

Time: 6:30 to 9:45 p.m. on Wednesdays starting this Wednesday and continuing to June 20.

Cost: $340

Information: Call (310) 206-1579 or visit http://www.uclaextension .org, to enroll, call, (310) 825-9971

THURSDAY / Learn to Run a Meeting

The Community Assns. Institute, Orange County regional chapter, will hold a leadership training program, "Annual Meetings and Elections."

Location: First American Title, 2 First American Way, Santa Ana

Time: 6:30 to 9 p.m.

Cost: $25, members; $35, nonmembers

Information: (949) 380-7360

FRIDAY-SUNDAY / Stress on Home Safety

NEC Group's 25th annual Home Remodeling & Decorating Show will focus on home safety and security, with earthquake specialists and police and fire department representatives available to answer such questions about fireproofing and related issues.

Location: L.A. Convention Center Hall B, 1201 S. Figueroa St., downtown L.A.

Time: 10 a.m. to 8 p.m., Saturday; 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Sunday

Cost: $5.75, adults; $3, seniors; children under 12, free.

Information: NEC Group, (818) 909-9963

SATURDAY / Making Improvements

The League of California Homeowners will present a workshop for homeowners who plan home improvements.

Many topics will be covered, including energy upgrades, how to vet a contractor, finance options and how to know if you need an architect or designer.

Location: DoubleTree Hotel, 191 N. Los Robles Ave., Pasadena

Time: 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Cost: Free

Information: Reservations required, call (800) 692-4663

SATURDAY / A Walk in Claremont

A walking tour of downtown Claremont, with a Claremont Heritage guide, will include exteriors of historic Victorian homes, as well as college and commercial buildings.

Location: Starts in front of the Claremont Metrolink Depot, 200 W. 1st St. The tour will be canceled if it is raining at 8 a.m.

Time: 10 a.m.

Cost: $5

Information: (909) 621-0848


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