Foreclosure Prevention and Loan Modification
HUD sponsors housing counseling agencies throughout the country that can provide advice on buying a home, renting, defaults, foreclosures, and credit issues. South Sound Outreach is 1 of 5 HUD approved Housing Counseling Agencies in the Pierce County area.
FREE FORECLOSURE PREVENTION WORKSHOPS - Monthly we offer several workshops for South Puget Sound homeowners worried about the affordability of their homes.
Due to the high demand for counseling we require homeowners to attend a workshop prior to scheduling an appointment with a counselor.
Upcoming Foreclosure Classes
February 15th Saturday TACOMA (10:00 - 1:00pm) Location: South Sound Outreach - 1106 Martin Luther King Jr Way Tacoma, WA 98405
Februrary 20th Thursday TACOMA (5:30-8:30pm) Location: South Sound Outreach - 1106 Martin Luther King Jr. Way Tacoma, WA 98405
Februrary 27th Thursday TACOMA (5:30-8:30pm) Location: South Sound Outreach - 1106 Martin Luther King Jr. Way Tacoma, WA 98405
March 13th Thursday LAKEWOOD (5:30-8:30pm) Location : Lakewood Library - 6300 Wildaire Road SW Lakewood, WA 98499
**REMINDER: We can only schedule an appointment with a completed in take form**
Step 2: Bring your completed Intake Form to your training class (if form is incomplete, staff will be unable to assist you)
South Sound Outreach has Spanish speaking housing counselors.
For assistance please call 253.593.2111 ext. 101
Classes cover the following:
- Foreclosure timeline
- Communicating with your lender
- Making Home Affordable program and other options
- Documentation to gather
- Submitting a modification request
- Factors lenders consider in evaluating requests
- Regaining your financial stability
- Space is limited and registration is require
*Speak with one of our trained counselors today!
The WA State Department of Financial Institutions has an excellent resources for homeowners concerned about making their mortgage payments: homeownership.wa.gov.
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