Visit the Following Links Where San
Mateo County Residents Can Find Information on
Tips for Avoiding
The U.S Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) offers
information about foreclosure on several web pages.
Tips to avoid foreclosure: www.hud.gov/foreclosure/index.cfm
Help for Homeowners who Face the Loss of a Home:
HUD-approved counseling agencies by state:
The State of California offers home-mortgage information for
prospective homebuyers or homeowners who are having trouble keeping
their payments current. For more information, go to
www.yourhome.ca.gov or, in Spanish, www.sucasa.ca.gov.
San Mateo County residents who need an attorney to deal with a
foreclosure problem may contact the San Mateo County Bar
Associations Lawyer Referral Service. www.smcba.org.
To visit this complete resource center on home loans and mortgage foreclosure
prevention, provided by the Mortgage bankers Association, click here
or for specific information on foreclosure only, click here
The National Community Reinvestment Coalition (NCRC) is an association of
more than 600 community-based organizations that promote access to basic
banking services, including credit and savings, to create and sustain affordable
housing, job development, and vibrant communities for America's working
families. Click here to visit their website or call (202) 628-8866
Click here to read the informative article “Fear of Foreclosure” published in the
March 25, 2008 issue of the AARP Bulletin Today, written by Carole Fleck.