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Guide to Avoiding Foreclosure
[Avoiding Foreclosure]

Whether you are in foreclosure now or worried about it in the future, we have information that can help. Visit our Guide to Avoiding Foreclosure
Call 1 (800) 225-5342 to see what options FHA can offer you.

HUD Announces New Mortgage Reforms

New Mortgage Reforms imageFor the first time in more than 30 years, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development today issued long-anticipated mortgage reforms that will help consumers to shop for the lowest cost mortgage and avoid costly and potentially harmful loan offers. Read more...

Disaster Housing Assistance Program

HUD has launched a new Referral Call Center assisting families displaced by Hurricanes Ike and Gustav under the Disaster Housing Assistance Program-Ike. For information about DHAP-Ike call the RCC at
1 (866) 373-9509
or visit:

HUD Highlights
 -   Bush Administration announces flexibility for “Hope for Homeowners” Program
 -   HUD issues guidance on the Fair Housing Act and sexual harassment
 -   Housing counseling industry responding to mortgage crisis
 -   HUD announces new, permanent FHA mortgage loan limits
 - Statement by HUD Secretary Steve Preston on transition efforts
 -   National Calendar of events

At Your Service

 -   Learn how to buy a HUD home
 -   Learn how to avoid foreclosure
 -   Learn how to apply for public housing and Section 8
 -   See if HUD owes you a refund on your FHA loan
 -   Find a HUD-approved lender in your area
 -   Find out if HUD is holding backwages for you
 -   Talk to a housing counselor
 -   File a housing discrimination complaint
 -   Busque información en español
 -   More services

Important Links

 - OMB Required Reports
 - FY2009 Budget and Congressional Justifications
 - FY2009 Annual Performance Plan
 - 2008 Performance and Accountability Report
 -   FY 2007 FAIR Act Inventory
 -   HUD's Strategic Plan
 -   Equal employment opportunity data posted pursuant to the No Fear Act
 -   Office of the Inspector General
 -   FY 2009 Budget Summary

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