NEW BRITAIN – The City of New Britain will be holding the lottery drawing for the purchase of two newly remodeled homes Saturday at 10 a.m.
Participants who entered the lottery will gather at 63 and 66 Cottage Place where the winners will be announced.
All participants are required to attend the event in order to be eligible to purchase the home.
The homes will be awarded to first-time homebuyers or to those who have not owned a home within the past three years. The applicants had to complete the NHS Track One Homeownership Training Class and present a pre-approval letter from a qualified mortgage lender. The winners are required to occupy the homes and resale restrictions apply for 15 years.
This the first time the New Britain has held a similar housing lottery since June 2011.