September 15, 2014


Foreclosures are in the news and Northeast Ohio currently ranks in the top 10 in recent foreclosure statistics according to a mortgage research company based in California.  Here are some resources that the Library has put together to help you figure out what to do and where to go if you are facing this situation. 

New Information

Watch for Web Ad Scam Touting Foreclosure Help (pdf)

Find Help In Tough Times

Foreclosure Growth in Ohio in 2011 (pdf)

Foreclosure Growth in Ohio 2013 (pdf)

Home Affordable Modification Guidelines (pdf)

Making Home Affordable Housing Counselor Q & A's (pdf)

Making Home Affordable Summary of Guidelines (U.S. Treasury Dept) (pdf)

Save Our Homes 211 Brochure (pdf)

Making Home Affordable


Sources of Local Information

2-1-1 United Way of Greater Stark County (Search term: Foreclosure)   330-491-9997

ABCD, Inc. 330-455-6385

Avoiding Foreclosure (HUD): Ohio 

Community Legal Aid Services, Inc.   1-866-584-2350

Save Our Homes Collalition   330-491-9997

Stark County Auditor   330-451-7357

Stark County Job & Family Services   330-452-4661   

Stark County Out of Poverty Partnership   330-489-5489


Other Online Real Estate Foreclosure Resources

All Foreclosure Information: How to Stop Foreclosure 

Center for Responsible Lending Ohio Foreclosure Laws

Foreclosure Resources for Consumers from the Federal Reserve Board

Homes and Communities - U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)

HUD Help for Homeowners Facing the Loss of Their Home

Ohio Foreclosure Prevention Task Force Findings 2007 

Ohio Housing Finance Agency

Ohio Revised Code on Foreclosures 

Questions and Answers on Foreclosure and Debt Cancellation (IRS)

Save The Dream: Ohio's Foreclosure Prevention Effort

Tips for Avoiding Foreclosure - HUD 



 Last Updated: 8/15/2013