Fair Housing Act Updates
Federal Reserve Mortgage Foreclosure Resources
The Federal Reserve Banks have established Foreclosure Resource Centers to help address local and regional challenges in their mortgage markets and local communities. The map below links to these regional foreclosure centers, where you
Making Home Affordable Program
Making Home Affordable (MHA) is the Obama Administration’s initiative that helps struggling homeowners get mortgage relief through a variety of programs that aid in mortgage modifications, interest rate reductions, refinancing, deferred payment or transitioning out of your home while avoiding foreclosure. Before you begin, please explore the available programs and learn more about MHA. The more you understand your options, the easier it will be when you speak to a housing expert or your mortgage servicer.
Neighborhood Stabilization Program
Congress established the Neighborhood Stabilization Program (NSP) for the purpose of stabilizing communities that have suffered from foreclosures and abandonment.
New Jersey HomeKeeper Program
New Jersey HomeKeeper provides financial assistance to New Jersey homeowners who have a track record of making their mortgage payments on time but are now at risk of losing their homes to foreclosure as direct result of unemployment or underemployment.
New Jersey Housing and Mortgage Finance Agency
State Protections for Renters in Foreclosed Properties
Foreclosure: Tenants Rights
Other Services for Homeowners
Where to find Affordable Housing
In addition to the resources shown below, you can call 211 or the Board of Social Services in your county for assistance.
Provides a listing of affordable housing rentals and resales in over 40 New Jersey municipalities.
Boards of Social Services (24 KB)
Listing of County Boards of Social Services.
Central Jersey Housing Resource Center
To be the leader in providing housing counseling, information and referral services to meet the needs of very low -, low - and moderate-income people looking for affordable housing. CJHRC provides outreach programs and services that result in acceptance, recognition and availability of quality affordable housing.
Guide to Affordable Housing in New Jersey
A publication of the DCA Div of Codes & Standards
Housing and Community Development Network of NJ
The Housing and Community Development Network of New Jersey is a statewide association of more than 250 affordable housing and community development corporations, individuals and other organizations that support the creation of housing and economic opportunities for low- and moderate-income New Jerseyans.
Municipal Housing Liaisons
DCA FHAA - COAH - Administration of Affordable Units
New Jersey Housing Resource Center
NJHRC is a tool to for:
Finding and listing affordable housing.
Helping people with disabilities find housing options.
Obtaining housing information and links.
NJ Housing and Mortgage Finance Agency
The New Jersey Housing and Mortgage Finance Agency (HMFA) is dedicated to increasing the availability of and accessibility to safe, decent and affordable housing to families in New Jersey. In some cases this may mean working with traditional affordable housing developments, serving New Jersey’s most needy families.
Piazza and Associates, Inc.
Provides a listing of affordable housing rentals and resales.
Supportive Housing Association of NJ
The Supportive Housing Association of New Jersey (SHA) is a statewide, nonprofit organization, founded in 1998, whose mission is to promote and maintain a strong supportive housing industry in New Jersey serving people with special needs.