MORTGAGE FORECLOSURE PREVENTION SPECIALISTS TO MEET WITH HOMEOWNERS AT THE LINDENHURST MEMORIAL LIBRARY Date: Friday, June 1, 2012, 11:00 am - 6:00 pm Location: Lindenhurst Memorial Library 1 Lee Avenue Lindenhurst, NY 11757 See map: Google Maps Purpose
On Friday, June 8th from 11:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m., at the Wyandanch Senior Nutrition Center (28 Wyandanch Ave.), Senator Johnson is co-sponsoring a program with the New York State Department of Financial Services (DFS) to help families facing foreclosure.
As part of the program, homeowners will be able to speak individually with DFS specialists, who will assess where they are in the pre-foreclosure or foreclosure process, and provide them with:
* Information about specific loan modification programs which may be available to them.
HUD and Long Island Housing Services (LIHS) Join Forces to Warn Homeowners about Foreclosure Rescue Scam Artists.
HUD encourages homeowners to call LIHS at 631-567-5111, ext. 330 or 1-888-995-HOPE(4673) or the New York State Attorney General’s Consumer Frauds and Protection Bureau, or visitwww.hud.gov/preventloanscams to get the facts about mortgage fraud, and report suspected scammers.