Time is getting tough for home owners all over the US. I have gathered some useful links and articles from legitimate and reliable sources for my BLOG posting today.
1) Consumer Alert - Advance Fees and Loan Modification Services
First on this list is the article and useful links on the California Department of Real Estate web site:
MORTGAGE QUICK LINKS
Using the Services of a Mortgage Broker
Predatory Lending Prevention
Who do you call?
Advance Fees/Loan Modification
2) Housing Market Facts:
National Association Of Realtors web site offer information on
the benefits Of Owning A Home.
There are links to information on :
Housing Market Facts.
Tax Credit Facts.
Home Owners Benefits.
How Realtor Can Help.
Multi Media Download For Mobil Phone.
3) Mortgage Work Out Program:
California Association of Realtors web site provides help to consumers on
this page for Mortgage Workout Programs for Homeowners.
There is the information about the Homeowner Affordability and Stability Plan,
click here .
For consumer information sheets containing detailed information on specific programs that REALTORS® can share with their clients, please click on the appropriate link below.
. HOPE For Homeowners (H4H) (revised 2/09)
. Countrywide Financial (Bank of America)
. Citigroup, CitiMortgage
. JP Morgan Chase & Co.
. IndyMac Federal Bank, FDIC (revised 2/09)
. Federal Government Loan Modification (revised 2/09) (Participants include: Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac, Federal Home Loan Banks, Hope Now participants, Department of the Treasury, Federal Housing Administration and the Federal Housing Finance Agency, and Wells Fargo.)
I hope that this helps.