Additional Resources

The Center for Responsible Lending

For information about predatory mortgage lending practices, including "The Seven Signs of Predatory Lending," go to www.ResponsibleLending.org.


Fannie Mae

Look for the sections "Home Buyers" and "Homeowners" at www.FannieMae.com


Freddie Mac

Look for the section "Is Homeownership Right for You" at www.FreddieMac.com


Ginnie Mae

See the information at http://www.ginniemae.gov/pages/default.aspx.


HUD Housing Counselors

For a list of counseling agencies, by state, approved by the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), go to www.hud.gov/offices/hsg/sfh/hcc/hccprof14.cfm