Helpful Sites for Struggling Renters, Homeowners
If you're facing foreclosure and need additional help with understanding your options, please visit the following websites.
The American Bar Association at FindLegalHelp.org – a guide to find legal resources in your state.
Hardest Hit Fund – offers innovative measures to help families stay in their homes or otherwise avoid foreclosure in states that have been hit hard by the housing crisis and economic distress.
The HomeLoanLearningCenter.com – provides step-by-step information on how to become financially literate.
Homeownership Preservation Foundation – an independent nonprofit that provides financial education and counseling by HUD-approved counselors dedicated to helping homeowners.
HOPE NOW™ – an alliance between mortgage companies, counselors and other HUD-approved mortgage market participants that provides free foreclosure prevention assistance.
HUD: Guide to Avoiding Foreclosure – offers information to help you if you're facing foreclosure.
Loan Scam Alert – highlights some common scams today's homeowners need to look out for.
Making Home Affordable – provides an overview of the federal government's programs for helping troubled homeowners.
National Foundation for Credit Counseling – provides high-quality financial education and counseling services.
NeighborWorks® America – offers resources for foreclosure prevention professionals.
National Consumer Law Center – provides steps that advocates can take to help prevent foreclosure.