Foreclosure Prevention

Foreclosure Prevention

We’ve helped thousands of Chicago homeowners in distress. How can we help you?


Step 1: Get Informed


Learn about NHS' services, the Illinois foreclosure timeline and mortgage scams to avoid. NHS staff are available to answer your questions and help you find a sustainable solution to prevent foreclosure.


There are many options available to prevent foreclosure and we are here to help guide you through the application process. If you have a Fannie Mae or Freddie Mac-owned loan, visit our Fannie Mae Mortgage Help Center or Freddie Mac Borrower Help Center to learn about your options. Not sure if your loan is owned by Fannie Mae or Freddie Mac? Use this quick and easy loan look-up tool to find out.


Step 2: Receive Free Counseling


NHS is a HUD-certified non-profit counseling agency that is able to help homeowners struggling to make their mortgage payments . To receive an individualized consultation about possible solutions, complete an Intake Form found here and return it to For your convenience NHS has multiple offices throughout Chicago's Metropolitan and South Suburban areas as well as Elgin. Click here to learn more about our neighborhood offices. To find other HUD-certified counseling agencies near you, visit


Step 3: Find a Resolution

Many affordable solutions are available to homeowners. Let NHS help find one for you!





For More Information


Call 773-329-4111 or e-mail