Office of the Attorney General
G. Mennen Williams Building, 7th Floor
525 W. Ottawa St.
P.O. Box 30212
Lansing, MI 48909
Phone: (517) 373-1110
Loan Checklist PDF
ACORN (Association of Community Organizations for Reform Now)
600 W. Lafayette Blvd., Suite 133
Detroit, MI 48226
Phone: (313) 963-1840
436 S. Saginaw St., Suite 400
Flint, MI 48502
Phone: (810) 424-6547
Grand Rapids Office
441 S. Division Ave., Ground Floor
Grand Rapids, MI 49503
Phone: (616) 233-7518
809 Center St., Suite 5B
Lansing, MI 48906
Phone: (517) 485-2627
126 N Franklin St., Suite 201
Saginaw, MI 48607
Phone: (989) 753-2902
American Bar Association
Safe Borrowing: Offers free information online to help borrowers better understand credit cards, mortgages, student loans, and automobile financing
Find Legal Help: Links to national information and resources on foreclosures. The site offers state-by-state information on finding free legal help, the courts, and ways to find a lawyers as well as links to more than 300 state and local bar association referral programs across the country.
Consumer Alert—Mortgage Foreclosure Scams
Detroit HOPE (Home Ownership Preservation Enterprise)
Phone: (888) 995-HOPE
Phone: (800) 732-6643
Foreclosure "Rescue" Scams
Hold Onto Your Home
Operated by a coalition of Lansing-area organizations including the Allen Neighborhood Center, the Center for Financial Health, the Franklin Street Community Housing Association, Housing Services for Eaton County, and Lansing Affordable Homes, Inc.
HUD (Housing and Urban Development)
Links to State specific laws, local assistance, and organizations.
Michigan State Housing Development Authority
“Save the Dream” Program: toll-free (866) 946-7432; helps families facing foreclosure. Operated by the Michigan State Housing Development Authority (MSHDA), this hotline will direct homeowners to a housing counselor in their county or to technical experts in the MSHDA home ownership division.
Links to local/county resources, explains the legal process, etc.
Mortgage Bankers Association: Home Loan Learning Center
Phone: (800) 348-8653
Website: Foreclosure Prevention Resource Center
National Foundation for Credit Counseling
Operates the homeowner crisis resource center, as well as other consumer debt related issues. Available in Spanish.
Statewide Foreclosure Prevention Task Force
611 Church St., Suite 4A
Ann Arbor, MI 48104-3000
Phone: (734) 998-6100
United Community Housing Coalition
Phone: (313) 963-3310
14901 E. Warren
Detroit MI 48224
Phone: (313) 640-1100