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.

 

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