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Foreclosure Legal Resources
For Free Legal Help call the Legal Services Alabama Foreclosure Hotline 1-877-393-2333 STEP 1. Don't ignore the problem. The further behind you become, the harder it will be to reinstate your loan and the more likely that you will lose your house. STEP 2. Contact your lender as soon as you realize that you have a problem. Lenders do not want your house. They have options to help borrowers through difficul financial times. STEP 3. Call 888-995-HOPE (4673) Absolutely free foreclosure prevention counseling by expert counselors at HUD-approved agencies. To any homeowner in America having trouble paying their mortgage 24 hours a day/7 days a week Service begins immediately—the counselors themselves answer the phone (learn more)

Funding for this project was made possible, in part, with a grant from the Alabama Civil Justice Foundation and the participation of the Alabama Access to Justice Commission

Resources Homeowner Affordability and Stability Plan HUD Approved Housing Counseling Agencies (Alabama) Avoiding Foreclosure: Alabama You Can Avoid Foreclosure and Keep Your Home (FHA) Tips for Avoiding Foreclosure Help for Homeowners Facing the Loss of Their Home

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The Homeowner's HOPE Hotline, 888-995-HOPE www.995hope.org

» Foreclosure Resources Brochure (PDF)

The following web sites will help with financial education, clarify mortgage terminology, free services available to the homeowner, free counseling, and outreach events coming to your area. Fannie Mae: http://www.fanniemae.com Freddie Mac: http://www.freddiemac.com/corporate/buying_and_owning.html Home Loan Learning Center: www.homeloanlearningcenter.com Homeownership Preservation Foundation: http://www.995hope.org/ MyMoneyManagement: www.MyMoneyManagement.net NeighborWorks America: http://www.nw.org/network/home.asp

Foreclosure Hotline Radio-TV Spots Call the Hotline (mp3) Lawyers can assist (mp3) Resources (mp3) Foreclosure Hotline TV

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