Mortgage Relief Project: Free Housing Counseling 5/15/10 in Glendale Heights

Governor Quinn’s Mortgage Relief Project visiting Glendale Heights (DuPage County) on May 15th to help stem number of area foreclosures.

Free housing counseling will be available from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. on Saturday, May 15, 2010, at the Glendale Heights Village Hall, 300 Civic Center Plaza. The free workshops will offer helpful advice about mortgage refinancing, foreclosure prevention, legal rights, credit counseling and avoiding scam artists. Homeowners can also obtain private, one-on-one housing counseling with HUD-certified counselors. Be sure to bring your latest mortgage documents (bills, statements, notices, etc.), two most recent paystubs, and your state ID or driver’s license. For an itemized list of all the documents that you would need to complete a full application for a loan modification, go to Mortgage Relief Project Document Checklist.

To make an appointment with a counselor or for more information, call IDFPR’s consumer hotline at (800) 532-8785.