In recent years, a number of programs have been created to help homeowners in distress modify and refinance their mortgages. In some cases foreclosure forbearance and payment assistance may be available.
The 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 concentrated economic distress. More ›
If you’re a service member struggling with your mortgage payment, you may qualify for a special military hardship. Additionally, military service members have protection against foreclosure for 9 months following termination of active duty. More ›
Many state and local housing authorities offer financing programs that can assist you with the down payment and purchase of your new home. The government’s Neighborhood Stabilization Program (NSP), provides homebuyer funds through special financing programs. More ›