June 2011

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HUD Announces Emergency Homeowners' Loan Program

Date: 
06/21/2011 - 12:41pm

The Emergency Homeowners' Loan Program (EHLP) provides help to homeowners who are temporarily and involuntarily unemployed or underemployed due to economic conditions or a medical condition, are at risk of foreclosure, and are 90 days delinquent on their mortgage payment.  EHLP will provide eligible homeowners with emergency assistance that pays a portion of their monthly mortgage payment for up to 24 consecutive months, or up to $50,000, whichever occurs first.  Since the funds are limited and the demand is expected to be high, homeowners with eligible Pre-Application Screening W

Additional Disaster Relief Information

Date: 
06/20/2011 - 10:43am

The Hampden County Bar Association's website provides comprehensive information about various forms of disaster assistance including the Springfield Tornado Assistance Resource Guide and online applications for FEMA assistance.

HUD Pledges to Help Disaster Victims in Hampden and Worcester County

Date: 
06/20/2011 - 10:13am

Read about the many steps HUD is taking to provide help to disaster victims, including a 90-day moratorium on foreclosures of Federal Housing Administration loans. 

Housing Discrimination When Disaster Strikes

Date: 
06/09/2011 - 9:53am

On Wednesday, June 1, 2011, a tornado rampaged through Springfield, Westfield and communities to the east, including Monson and Brimfield.  Sadly, four individuals died as a result of the tornado.  Many homes were destroyed.  In the aftermath of this disaster, the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) is coordinating outreach efforts with its local partners to remind those affected that housing discrimination should not stop anyone from rebuilding their lives.  If you suspect housing discrimination when attempting to access housing, please

Welcome To Our New Website!

Date: 
06/08/2011 - 3:41pm

Welcome to the Massachusetts Fair Housing Center’s new website and blog!