Foreclosure Mitigation Toolkit

This toolkit provides resources to assist communities in addressing challenges in the housing market.

Fostering Neighborhood Stabilization

Watch this video to learn more about neighborhood stabilization initiatives and other resources available from the Kansas City Fed.

Mortgage Outreach and Research Efforts

Read this report from the Federal Reserve Conference of Presidents: Addressing the Impact of the Foreclosure Crisis.

Step One: Assess the Foreclosure Situation

To target foreclosure hotspots, assess the foreclosure situation in your community.

Step Two: Reach troubled homeowners

Strengthen foreclosure-outreach efforts to build strong partnerships with existing state and local coalitions and task forces.

Step Three: Establish post-foreclosure support systems

Encourage former homeowners to regain personal financial stability and contribute to the overall recovery of their community.

Step Four: Preserve neighborhoods

Recover from existing and future foreclosures by protecting foreclosed properties, neighborhoods and the community tax base is important.

Foreclosure Resources for Consumers

Guides and tips to help choose a mortgage or deal with a foreclosure.

Help for Homeowners

Program helps homeowners having difficulty making mortgage payments.

2014 Qualified Mortgage (QM) Rule

Get information about mortgage qualifications and requirements.