Free walk-in informational sessions on affordable rental and homeownership programs start Monday, Oct. 15, and continue over the coming months, a city spokeswoman said.

The Monday session runs from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Multicultural Arts Center, 41 Second St. Housing staff from the Community Development Department will be available to discuss the city’s affordable rental and homeownership programs. For information, call (617) 349-4622.