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Making Home Affordable
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A recent expansion of the Making Home Affordable program now allows borrowers who are current but up to 125 percent underwater on their mortgage, and have mortgages currently owned or guaranteed by Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac to refinance those loans according to the terms of the Home Affordable Refinance program established earlier this year.

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American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009

The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 ("Recovery Act") is an unprecedented effort to jumpstart our economy, create or save three to four million jobs, and lay the foundation for a robust and sustainable 21st century economy. Find out about HUD's Recovery Act programs...

 - Watch our archived Recovery Act in Action Webcasts

HUD Highlights

Consumer guidance regarding Taylor, Bean & Whitaker


Industry guidance regarding Taylor, Bean & Whitaker


HUD announces posting of frequently asked questions on new RESPA rule


HUD secretary Donovan announces $132 million in recovery act funds to improve native American and Alaskan housing, spur economic development


HUD and the Department of Justice announce landmark civil rights agreement in Westchester County

At Your Service

 -   Learn how to buy a HUD home
 -   Learn how to avoid foreclosure
 -   Learn how to apply for public housing and Section 8
 -   See if HUD owes you a refund on your FHA loan
 -   Find a HUD-approved lender in your area
 -   Find out if HUD is holding backwages for you
 -   Talk to a housing counselor
 -   File a housing discrimination complaint
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Important Links

 - Congressional Justifications for 2010 Estimates
 - HUD's 2010 Budget Summary
 - Tax Credit Assistance Program (TCAP)
 - FHA Single Family Housing – Industry
 - OMB Required Performance Reports
 -   HUD's Strategic Plan
 -   Equal employment opportunity data posted pursuant to the No Fear Act
 -   Office of the Inspector General


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