Helpful Information for Homeowners


Nonprofit members of BHPC support homeownership in the Baltimore area through foreclosure intervention counseling.  Foreclosure counseling assists families in danger of losing their homes.  Experienced housing counselors, certifed through the U.S. Department of Housing & Urban Development (HUD), help homeowners who are struggling with mortgage payments - whether they are already behind or in danger of falling behind. 


If you may be facing foreclosure, it is important to act quickly and be aware of your rights as a property ownerSee links to the left for tips on Avoiding Foreclosure Scams and Who to Contact for Help.  You can also find out more on Maryland's HOPE website.


Here are some helpful handouts for those facing foreclosure:


Maryland Foreclosure Timeline


Glossary of Terms

Tips for Working with Your Lender