The N.C. Foreclosure Prevention Fund is offered by the North Carolina Housing Finance Agency, a self-supporting state agency, using funds provided by the U.S. Treasury.

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The N.C. Foreclosure Prevention Fund is offered by the N.C. Housing Finance Agency, a self-supporting state agency, and funded through the U.S. Department of the Treasury's Hardest Hit Fund®. The N.C. Foreclosure Prevention Fund operates as a separate entity under the Housing Finance Agency's Home Protection Program, which was created by the North Carolina General Assembly in 2004. Services are provided by participating HUD-approved counseling agencies statewide.


September 1, 2015
Good News for Unemployed Workers: Statewide Effort Helps 20,000 Keep their Homes


June 16, 2015
Preventing Foreclosures Another Reason to Celebrate National Homeownership Month


March 1, 2015
Program saves houses for those out of work


February 5, 2015
Foreclosure prevention could help save your home


January 27, 2015
Statewide Effort Exceeds 18,000 Foreclosure Preventions; Funding Available for 3,000 More


November 6, 2014
Saving Homes for Those Who Protect Our Freedom


September 9, 2014
Foreclosure Prevention Funds Available for Chatham County Residents


August 18, 2014
WRAL Story: Behind on Bills? State offers help


August 13, 2014
Housing Finance Agency Awarded HUD Grant
Money will strengthen housing counseling efforts in 75 counties


July 16, 2014
Foreclosure Prevention Effort Extends Benefits to Vets on GI Bill
N.C. Foreclosure Prevention Fund Reaches Out to North Carolina’s Military


May 28, 2014
N.C. Housing Finance Agency Celebrates National Homeownership Month
The N.C. Foreclosure Prevention Fund has helped over 16,000 homeowners with more loans still available


March 31, 2014
Grant Provides Foreclosure Prevention Help for Homeowners Statewide


March 11, 2014
WPTF Interview with Bob Kucab on N.C. Foreclosure Prevention Fund


February 18, 2014

Upcoming Job Search Event Offers Foreclosure Prevention Assistance
N.C. Foreclosure Prevention Fund info available at Job Search Boot Camp in Garner


January 21, 2014

Statewide Effort Prevents 15,000 Foreclosures; Funding Available for 6,000 More


December 2, 2013

Johnston-Lee-Harnett Community Action, Inc. Offers Mortgage Payment Help for Unemployed Workers, Returning Veterans


October 1, 2013

Foreclosure prevention effort expanded to recent veterans, furloughed workers


September 16, 2013

Brick Capital CDC Offers Mortgage Payment Help for Unemployed Workers


June 5, 2013
Homeownership Month: Foreclosure Prevention Loans Help Save Homes
Program has already helped 12,000 displaced workers keep their homes


April 16, 2013
Centre for Homeownership & Economic Development
Offers Mortgage Payment Help for Unemployed Workers


January 31, 2013
Statewide Effort Helps More than 10,000 Avoid Foreclosure; Mortgage loan program helps displaced workers while they seek new jobs


November 15, 2012
Statewide Effort Helps Nearly 9,000 Avoid Foreclosure, Including 2,700 Charlotte Area Families


June 6, 2012
NC Association of REALTORS® Allocates $50,000 to Counseling Agencies to Fight NC Foreclosure


April 26, 2012
N.C. Housing Finance Agency Wins $1.4 million National Foreclosure Mitigation Grant


March 1, 2012
CCCS of Catawba Valley Offers Mortgage Payment Help for Unemployed Workers


February 21, 2012
Foreclosure Prevention Loans Keep Families in Homes, Aid Local Economies
Free Foreclosure Prevention Event in Raleigh, March 24


November 17, 2011
Free Foreclosure Prevention Clinic in Washington Dec. 9-10
Eligible homeowners can apply for help from N.C. Foreclosure Prevention Fund


July 19, 2011
White Oak Foundation Offers Mortgage Payment Help for Displaced Workers


July 11, 2011
Foreclosure Loan Fund Now Assists Re-Employed Workers Helps Homeowners Who Have Reduced Incomes, Missed Payments


April 18, 2011
Charlotte Mecklenburg Housing Partnership Offers Mortgage Payment Help for Unemployed Workers


April 18, 2011
Davidson County Community Action Offers Mortgage Payment Help for Unemployed Workers


March 16, 2011
N.C. Foreclosure Prevention Fund Adds 13 Counseling Agencies Statewide


December 1, 2010
New Foreclosure Prevention Fund Expected to Help 21,000 Unemployed North Carolina Homeowners


October 18, 2010
Foreclosure Prevention Program Pilots in 17 Northwestern Counties


September 29, 2010
Obama Administration Provides Update on Hardest Hit Fund Program to Help Struggling Homeowners in North Carolina


August 11, 2010
Obama Administration Announces Additional Support for Targeted Foreclosure-Prevention Programs to Help Homeowners Struggling with Unemployment


August 4, 2010
U.S. Treasury Approves North Carolina's Plan to Help Unemployed Avoid Foreclosure