Join Dollar Bank and the Oakland Planning and Development Corporation as they sponsor a free homebuyer workshop Wednesday, Oct. 27, from 6-8 p.m. The workshop will take place at People’s Oakland(3433 Bates St., Second Floor).

Attendees will have the opportunity to learn about affordable mortgage and down payment options. During the workshop, there will also be programs to benefit public housing residents, section 8 tenants and renters, as well as those who need counseling to strengthen and restore their credit. There will be free credit checks, information about credit counseling, and free food!