MN SHELTER LISTINGS:
WASHINGTON COUNTY MN:
If you live in Washington County and have fallen behind in your mortgage payments, you should contact an HRA Foreclosure Counselor as soon as possible. The longer you wait, the fewer options you will have for staying in your home. Please contact Washington County HRA Foreclosure Counseling at 651-458-0936.
Fair Housing Resources - Your Rights and Responsibilities:
Were you treated fairly the last time you tried to rent an apartment or purchase a home? The Fair Housing Act of 1968, and subsequent amendments, prohibits discrimination in housing based on race or color, religion, sex, handicap, familial status, or national origin. Everyone deserves a fair chance.
If you suspect unfair housing practices, contact the Department of Housing and Urban Development Fair Housing Hotline at 1-800-669-9777 TDD 1-800-927-9275 or the Minnesota Department of Human Rights 1-800-657-3704.
MN Housing Finance Agency
Foreclosure Prevention Foreclosure Prevention Assistance Program (FPAP)The Foreclosure Prevention Assistance Program assists Minnesotans facing foreclosure due to a temporary financial crisis by providing case management services and, if applicable, mortgage payment, or other financial assistance ona one time basis. The program is delivered through community-based nonprofit organizations statewide.
For general information about the Foreclosure Prevention Assistance Program, call the Minnesota Housing Consumer Information Line at 651-296-8215 or 1-800-710-8871. You may also contact HOME Line at (612) 728-5767 or (866) 866-3546. HOME Line provides free legal, organizing, education and advocacy services so that tenants throughout Minnesota can solve their own rental housing problems.
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