Chicagoland Housing Resources
Helping American families build wealth by promoting fair financial practices. CRL offers research, policy and legal solutions, and consumer tips.
CredAbility provides confidential budget counseling, money management education, debt management programs, bankruptcy counseling and education, and comprehensive housing counseling.
Fannie Mae is a government-sponsored enterprise chartered by Congress with a mission to provide liquidity and stability to the U.S. housing and mortgage markets. Fannie Mae also displays its foreclosed properties at HomePath.com.
FHA provides mortgage insurance on loans made by FHA-approved lenders throughout the United States and its territories.
Freddie Mac is a government-sponsored enterprise chartered by Congress with a mission to provide liquidity and stability to the U.S. housing and mortgage markets. Freddie Mac also displays its foreclosed properties at HomeSteps.com.
IHDA helps first-time homebuyers achieve the dream of homeownership affordably.
The Treasurer’s Finally Home Program helps Illinois residents purchase or refinance a home if they have difficulty qualifying for a mortgage.
HUD provides information on buying a home.
The VA provides general information on VA mortgage loans.
Single Family Housing Programs that provide homeownership opportunities to low- and moderate-income rural Americans through several loan, grant, and loan guarantee programs.