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10 Tips to Avoid Foreclosure

October 4th, 2007 · 2 Comments

HUD recently released 10 tips to avoid foreclosure:

  1. Don’t ignore the problem.
  2. Contact the lender as soon as you learn you have a problem.
  3. Respond to mail from your lender.
  4. Know your mortgage rights.
  5. Understand foreclosure prevention options.
  6. Contact a non-profit housing counselor.
  7. Prioritize your spending.
  8. Use your assets.
  9. Avoid foreclosure prevention companies.
  10. Don’t lose your home to foreclosure prevention scams.

More details on these tips can be found at the HUD site. Another great resource for tips for avoiding foreclosure is the FHA site.

There are 4 HUD approved counseling agencies in Orlando

  1. Acorn Housing
  2. CCCS of Central Florida
  3. Central Florida H.A.N.D.S
  4. Metropolitan Orlando Urban League.

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  • 1 Foreclosure » 10 Tips to Avoid Foreclosure // Oct 4, 2007 at 11:24 am

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