Philadelphia’s Foreclosure Prevention Program provides housing counseling and legal aid to help residents facing the loss of their homes due to mortgage or tax foreclosure. This program is funded by the Division of Housing and Community Development (DHCD). Any Philadelphia homeowner who lives in the at-risk property may participate in the program.
To learn more, visit Save Your Home Philly or call (215) 334-4663.
Philadelphia also offers a Foreclosure Prevention Grant Program. This program provides up to $3,000 to help homeowners who are three or more months behind on their mortgage to catch up.
If you are an active duty military service member, you may qualify for mortgage relief from the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). To learn more, visit their page for information about the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act.