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Housing Assistance

Pittsburgh Region



  • Pennsylvania Housing Finance Agency
    The Pennsylvania Housing Finance Agency provides capital for decent, safe and affordable homes and apartments for older adults, persons of modest means and those persons with special housing needs.
  • Housing Alliance of Pennsylvania
    formerly the PA Low Income Housing Coalition
    An advocacy group for increased resources for affordable housing.

United States

  • Federal Trade Commission: Facts for Consumers
    Mortgage Payments Sending You Reeling? Regardless of the reason for your mortgage anxiety, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC), the nation's consumer protection agency, wants you to know how to help save your home, and how to recognize and avoid foreclosure scams.
  • Habitat for Humanity International
    A Christian ministry that believes that all human beings deserve a simple, decent place to live on terms they can afford to pay.
  • Federal Reserve Consumer Help: Foreclosures
    If you have a problem with a bank or other financial institution, contact the Federal Reserve for help.
  • Homeownership Preservation Foundation
    The mission of the Homeownership Preservation Foundation is to preserve and expand homeownership. They provide online or telephone counseling for those facing foreclosure.
  • Making Home Affordable
    Making Home Affordable is a key part of the Obama Administration's effort to help homeowners avoid foreclosure.
  • National Housing Institute
    An independent nonprofit organization that examines the issues causing the crisis in housing and community in America. These issues include poverty and racism, disinvestment and lack of employment, safety, education, and breakdown of the social fabric.
  • National Low Income Housing Coalition
    An advocacy group for affordable low-income housing. It publishes Out of Reach, an annual report on housing affordability in every jurisdiction in the country.
  • US Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)
    Federal resources for the home buyer.
    • Let FHA Loans Help You
      Find out if you're eligible for mortgage assistance through HUD's Federal Housing Administration.