HOMEOWNERSHIP.WA.GOV - Assistance from the State of Washington

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This website is a one stop resource center for homeownership and foreclosure information specifically for Washington residents.

The website was developed by the Washington State Department of Financial Institutions with support from the Washington State Housing Finance Commission and Washington Department of Commerce.

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December 17, 2014
The House and Senate have both unanimously approved legislation by U.S. Senator Sheldon Whitehouse (D-RI) to protect servicemembers from foreclosure. The measure will extend until January 2016 a provision that ensures troops who serve active duty are protected against losing their home for one year following the completion of their service in the field. The protection was set to expire at the end of this year.
November 26, 2014
DFI is working with the City of Seattle, Seattle University School of Law, and many partners to spread the word about free resources available to help struggling Washington homeowners. Watch this short video to learn more about the foreclosure process.
September 08, 2014
The Foreclosure Fairness Program provides homeowner foreclosure assistance. It is designed to help homeowners and their lenders explore possible alternatives to foreclosure and reach a resolution when possible.