Potential homeowners have an opportunity to learn about down payment assistance at an upcoming homeownership seminar from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Tuesday, July 17 in Meeting Room B of the Downtown Allen County Public Library, 900 Library Plaza.

The City of Fort Wayne and Community Connections, the Housing Division of Pathfinder Services Inc., are partnering to increase homeownership opportunities in Fort Wayne. The Renaissance Pointe development will also be discussed.

The event is free, but registration is required by contacting Trish Kraner at 427-6231. Attendees will find out if they qualify for down payment assistance as well as how to obtain a free credit report and the basics about applying for a mortgage.