foreclosure

David Shankbone

Seven years after the first signs of the Great Recession, we're still talking about people in trouble with their mortgages. 

And we're still talking about programs to help those homeowners. 

The Oregon Housing and Community Services Department (OHCS) is expanding a program to help underwater mortgagees keep their homes.

David Shankbone

If you're having trouble keeping up with options available to homeowners facing foreclosure, you're not alone.

A number of programs have come and gone, and Oregon (as of August 4th) is now offering face-to-face mediation sessions between homeowners and the entities seeking to foreclose.