The national not for profit organization Consumer Credit Counseling Services has two locations in the region. One is at 3170 North Federal Highway in Lighthouse Point Florida (phone 800-355-2227) and the second office is at 4491 South State Road 7, Suite 201 in Davie Florida. Call 800-355-2227. Resources provided include Debt Reduction, Home Equity Conversion Mortgage Counseling, Mortgage Delinquency and Free Foreclosure Counseling, Marketing and Outreach Initiatives, and Loss Mitigation.
Urban League of Broward County, address 11 Northwest 36th Avenue, phone 954-625-2570, Fort Lauderdale Florida. Get advice for dealing with Predatory Lending, Homebuyer Education Programs, Information on Mortgage Assistance Programs, and Counseling both before and after buying a home.
Neighborhood Housing Services of South Florida, Inc. is located in Fort Lauderdale. Call 954-564-4037. Programs include Loss Mitigation, Home Loan Delinquency and Default Resolution Counseling, Home Improvement and Rehabilitation Counseling, Outreach and Free Counseling.
Housing Foundation of America of Pembroke Pines is located at 2400 North University Drive #200. Call 954-923-5001. Speak to a counselor to learn about one or more of the following. Money Debt Management, Homebuyer Education Programs, Fair Housing Assistance, Predatory Lending, Mortgage Delinquency and Default Resolution Counseling, Free Foreclosure Counseling, Home Equity Conversion Mortgage Counseling, and Services for Homeless.
Additional mortgage and foreclosure assistance programs in Broward County Florida
Foreclosure Mediation is a relatively new option that was created for Fort Lauderdale and County homeowners. A qualified individual will get help from a trained mediator, who will work with both the lender and homeowner to find some type of solution. If one can be found. More on Broward County foreclosure mediation.
Broward County Foreclosure Prevention Program is a program that was designed to help people either avoid or stop a foreclosure, and to help them preserve the affordable housing stock of Broward County for single family home owners. The program will be able to provide a deferred payment loan (meaning it does not immediately need to be repaid) to pay defaulted mortgages where the home owner is in default at least thirty (30) days. To apply or learn more, dial Broward County Housing Authority at 954-497-4583.