MANKATO-October 1, 2012-(KMKO)-Another workshop for potential homeowners is coming up in Mankato. The Home Stretch Workshops help people get the information they need to make smart decisions about purchasing a home. Topics include qualifying for a mortgage, overcoming the barriers to home ownership and closing on a home. The next classes will be held the next two Thursdays in the Intergovernmental Center in Mankato. For more information, call 387-8619.