Help for Renters

If you are a renter and concerned about foreclosure, or want more information about programs and assistance for renters, contact the Fannie Mae Resource Center at 1-800-2FANNIE (1-800-232-6643).

If you have questions concerning your rights as a tenant under the Tenants Protection Act or other state or federal laws, you should seek the advice of an attorney. Information on legal services in your area is available through the American Bar Association at

You may also want to understand the rights and assistance available specific to your state – a good place to find this information is the state information section of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development's (HUD) website.

  • Beware of Scams

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    Learn how to identify and avoid scam artists who promise immediate relief from foreclosure.

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  • FAQs

    Find the answers to common questions concerning your mortgage and the various options to avoid foreclosure.

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  • Glossary

    Visit our glossary of key terms to increase your understanding of the foreclosure options available.

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