I attended a seminar/discussion of the Home Counseling Department which is the support system for Washtenaw County. If you are a homeowner and concerned about your home payments, understand there are people who will assist you.
Kathy Grant is with Michigan State University Extension as a certified Housing Counselor and her office will council homeowners to assist in loan modification or help you to prepare a hardship letter for your creditors. The worse thing you can do is: NOTHING.
Make an appointment with Kathy Grant at (734) 997-1687. The other counselor attending the seminar was Artrella Cohn also available at (734) 997-1687. Heather Eleanor Mooney is in Foreclosure prevention with the Treasurer’s Office and she can be reached at (734) 222-6519. If you have past tax issues or questions Heather or her office can help you.
This is the website which has many many documents which might be of interest Foreclosure Prevention Information. You will find documents explaining the time line for foreclosure, as well as how to fight to keep your home and when foreclosure might be the right answer. If you have additional debt and want answers regarding bankruptcy Guy Conti is an Attorney at Law and he will provide a first meeting free of charge. Guy can be reached at (734) 272-4771.