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Other Resources for Housing Counselors

Other Resources for Housing Counselors

FDIC Loan Modification Program Guide: "Mod in a Box"

FAQs on FDIC Loan Modification-in-a-Box

HUD Housing Counseling Handbook


Brochures

Dreams Foreclosed: Saving Older Americans from Foreclosure Rescue Scams

Steps That Advocates Can Take To Help Prevent Foreclosure

Helping Elderly Homeowners Victimized by Predatory Mortgage Loans

HOME A LOAN: A Quick Guide on Reverse Mortgages for Senior Advocates


Links


video icon Mortgage Crisis in a Nutshell - This one-hour video explains the contributing factors to the foreclosure crisis in easy-to-understand language. Produced by NACA attorneys John Campbell and Erich Veith of the Simon Law Firm in St. Louis, Missouri.

Bankruptcy Mortgage Project (a resource for those seeking an alternative to foreclosure through Chapter 13 bankruptcy)

Institute for Foreclosure Legal Assistance 

National Foreclosure Mitigation Counseling Program 

Neighborworks

U.S. Dept. of Housing & Urban Development (HUD)


Tools


FDIC Net Present Value (NPV) Calculator
An NPV calculation may assist in evaluating the costs of loan modification compared to foreclosure.


Webinars

HAMP Enforcement Listserve Call by Rebekah Cook-Mack (South Brooklyn Legal Services), Kent Qian (National Housing Law Project), Adam Cohen (MFY Legal Services), June 29, 2011

HAMP Basics by Diane Thompson (NCLC), December 13, 2010