United States Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)
Information and Support
451 7th St SW, Washington, DC, 20410-0002
Distance: 253 Miles
Learn more about a specific topic and how to connect to additional services.
* Federal Housing Administration (FHA) Resource Center
- Assists consumers with questions about:
+ Buying a home
+ Qualifying for a loan
+ Federal Housing Administration (FHA) loans
+ Down payment assistance
+ Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Homes
* Minnesota HUD website
* Find Minnesota subsidized housing
* Find affordable housing, talk to a housing counselor for free
FHA and HUD Support Center - search for housing information or submit questions.
There is no fee for this service.
This provider does not offer this service at other locations.
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BH-3500.3400-200FHA Loans Definition
A program under HUD's Federal Housing Administration that insures housing loans made by private lending institutions to individuals and families who are earning a fairly good income but who cannot secure a loan on the conventional loan market.
BH-3700.3000Homebuyer/Home Purchase Counseling Definition
Programs that help people who want to purchase a home evaluate their readiness for homeownership, shop for housing that meets their needs, resolve potential credit problems, analyze specific home purchase offers, obtain a mortgage loan with advantageous interest rates and an affordable monthly payment, and complete the paperwork to close the loan and complete the sale. Also included are programs that provide assistance for people who want to refinance a home.
DM-1800.5000Mortgage Delinquency and Default Counseling Definition
Programs that provide assistance for people who are unable to make their mortgage payments and at risk of losing their homes through foreclosure or who are already in the foreclosure process. Services may include information about the foreclosure process, legal timelines and how to contact and negotiate with a lender; assessment of the homeowner's financial situation and development of a plan to address homeownership and financial issues; in-depth financial counseling regarding foreclosure avoidance options and/or options that involve leaving the home; advocacy with lenders, when necessary; and referrals to foreclosure prevention resources. Also included are programs that provide mediation services to negotiate a compromise between the individual and the financial institution that holds their mortgage in order to avoid foreclosure.
TJ-3000.8000Specialized Information and Referral Definition
Programs that maintain information about community resources that are appropriate for a specific target group or human services sector (for example, youth programs or addiction services) and which link individuals who are in need of specialized services with appropriate resources and/or which provide information about community agencies and organizations that offer specialized services.
YB-9000Young Adults Definition
Individuals who are generally between the ages of 18 and 25 depending on the ages that specific programs use for qualification.
YZ-3150Housing Issues Definition
Programs that provide information and/or services that deal with the topic of housing.