Housing Counseling

The City of South Bend has been approved by the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) as a Certified Housing Counseling Agency.  The following types of housing counseling are offered:

  1. Financial Management/Credit/Budget Counseling
  2. Pre-Purchase Counseling and Homebuyer Education
  3. Non-Delinquency Post Purchase Classes for Homeowners
  4. Mortgage Delinquency & Default Resolution Counseling

Additionally, the City participates in the Indiana Foreclosure Prevention Network (IFPN). 

Interested persons should contact 574-235-5848 to discuss their circumstances, be informed about the application process, and to schedule an appointment if appropriate.






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