Home-selling program will be Monday

Local housing experts will provide a free, open-to-the-public program on home selling at 1:30 p.m. Monday in the Friendship Haven Celebration Center, 420 Kenyon Road.

Friendship Haven is hosting the program by experts on the current regional housing status.

Speakers and topics are:

Kati Lumberg, broker, Coldwell Banker – Staging, downsizing, and steps to sell inside and out;

Jim Kesterson, appraiser – Today’s housing values and the appraisal process; and

Tom Chalstrom, housing chairman of the Greater Fort Dodge Growth Alliance – Having confidence with your timing.

“The development and growth the region is experiencing creates new opportunities for people considering selling their homes,” said Linda Lauver, Friendship Haven, marketing and community relations. “We would like to offer a forum for answers from this panel of local housing experts.”