Other foreclosure resources

Court forms: If you receive a foreclosure notice, you will have to file paperwork in court to respond to that notice. This is called your “answer.” You can download a template here, and also view an instruction guide here.

 

Sample hardship letter: When you apply for a loan modification, you will need to include a letter that explains why you are experiencing financial hardship and need to change your loan. You can download an example here.

 

Brochure from FDIC: When you’re facing foreclosure, a lot of companies may start contacting you and saying they can help you save your home. This brochure will help you understand the difference between those who can actually help you, and those that may be scams.

 

Glossary of Foreclosure Terms: It can be difficult to understand all the big financial and legal terms that come when you receive a foreclosure notice. This document will help define all the terms you may not know, so you can be sure you have the full picture.