Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) – Provides housing counseling/advice on buying a home, renting, defaults, foreclosures, and credit issues.

HUD – Offers resources for mortgage relief (forbearance)

Making Home Affordable (MHA) Program – Help homeowners avoid foreclosure and provide resources to lower the monthly mortgage payments and get into more stable loans at today’s low rates.

Resident-Owned Communities (Co-Op) – This model of ownership helps individuals and families gain long-term housing security.