The information on this page is provided for HUD Approved Housing Counseling Agencies and their clients.
HUD Awards $40 Million in Housing Counseling Grants: The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) awarded more than $40 million in grants on May 22, 2014 to hundreds of national, regional and local organizations to help families and individuals with their housing needs and to prevent future foreclosures. HUD's housing counseling grants, and the additional funding they help to leverage, will assist more than 1.5 million households find housing, make more informed housing choices, or keep their current homes. Read the press release and view the list of grantees.
NOFA for HUD's FY2014 and 2015 Comprehensive Housing Counseling Grant Program Archive: Information on the NOFA, HUD's General section, FAQs, Training and Notices can be found online.
NOFA for HUD's FY2014 Housing Counseling Training Grant Program Archive: Information on the NOFA, HUD's General section, FAQs, Training and Notices can be found online.
Homeowners Armed With Knowledge (HAWK) for New Homebuyers: Information on the new Federal Register Notice soliciting public comment, HUD Press Release, Frequently asked Questions and FHA's Blueprint for Access can be found online.
Housing Counselor Certification: Information on the Proposed Rule, FAQs, Archived Conference Call, and other information can be found online.
Housing Counseling Handbook 7610.1 Rev-5: This handbook offers policy guidance & procedures for HUD staff & program participants to assist both audiences with effective program oversight. Read the handbook.