Homeowner Stabilization Initiative (OHSI)
OHSI has several programs available
to provide financial assistance to eligible
homeowners. Open Door acts as administrative
partner in Washington County. Programs
available include Mortgage Payment Assistance
and Loan Preservation Assistance. For
more information, click
Foreclosure Review (05.23.2012)
The Federal Reserve Board on Wednesday,
May 23, 2012, announced the availability
of a new video that explains how borrowers
who believe they were financially harmed
during the mortgage foreclosure process
in 2009 and 2010 can apply for a free,
independent foreclosure file review.
here for more details.
HUD Studies Show Housing
Counseling Helps Families (05.16.2012)
The U.S. Department of Housing and
Urban Development (HUD) today released
two reports on the impact of HUD-approved
housing counseling has for those families
who purchase their first homes and those
struggling to prevent foreclosure. In
both studies, HUD found housing counseling
significantly improved the likelihood
homeowners remained in their homes.
Read HUDs Pre-Purchase
Counseling Outcome Study and Foreclosure
Counseling Outcome Study.