Baltimore Housing is offering a rehab workshop on Thursday.

Baltimore Housing is offering a rehab workshop on Thursday. (Baltimore Housing / November 12, 2012)

Here's an opportunity to turn off HGTV for an evening and learn about the realities of rehabbing a home.

Baltimore Housing's Vacants to Value initiative is hosting a workshop Thursday evening called, "The Rehab Process: Proper steps to Rehabbing a House in Baltimore City."

The workshop is free, from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Zeta Center for Healthy and Active Aging, 4501 Reistertown Road.

Pre-registration is required. Call 410-396-4111 or email V2V@baltimorecity.gov to register.

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