Are you behind on your mortgage? A housing counselor can help!
A U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)-approved housing counselor is a trained professional who can advise you on choices that may be available to prevent foreclosure. The HUD supports a network of housing counseling agencies throughout the country. Housing counseling is available in many languages.
The HOPE Hotline provides assistance from a housing counselor by telephone 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. 888-995-HOPE (4673).
Housing Counselor Services
A Housing Counselor will:
Be able to contact the servicer and help prepare and submit your application to the servicer on your behalf.
Help you make a budget to help you pay your monthly mortgage payment and other expenses.
Help you understand your current situation, explain your mortgage assistance options and review what documents you will need to provide to your servicer.
Provide information about local resources that may be helpful.
For more information on foreclosure prevention housing counseling services, please visit Consumer Finance or call HOPE Hotline at 888-995-HOPE (4673).
There is no charge to work with a HUD-approved housing counseling agency when you are having trouble paying your mortgage - Help is Free!