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Recovering After a Natural Disaster: An Essential Checklist for Homeowners

It is a familiar and relatable scenario for many seniors in this country, housing costs has gone up along with everything else.

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Is it Time to Retool your Housing Budget?

Record-breaking rising prices for everyday goods and services, you’ve likely experienced changes to your monthly budget earmarked for housing.

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Is Renter Counseling Right for You?

People are having trouble keeping up with monthly rent payments because of rent increases.

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6 Helpful Steps to Take when Facing Foreclosure

Take a look at these 6 helpful steps to take when facing foreclosure. 995Hope is here as trusted resource for homeowners during this time.

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First Time Homeowner? Use these Steps to Prepare Your Finances

Homeownership is an American dream worth pursuing. For the first time homeowner, this article is a great resource.

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Your Housing Budget: 5 Tips to Manage Today’s Financial Challenges

Today’s financial challenges such as rapidly rising prices for everyday items might cause some people to put owning a home on hold.

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Generation Z: Where Homeownership Dreams Meet Financial Realities

Younger generations typically set their sights on achieving key milestones, which might include building an independent life, exploring and getting underway with a career, and eventually, buying a home.

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Resources for Seniors Facing Housing Challenges

Studies show that many older Americans face the looming possibility of foreclosure or eviction.

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Common Questions about Reverse Mortgages

A reverse mortgages is available to homeowners age 62 and older to borrow against their home’s equity without having to make monthly mortgage payments.

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Can’t Pay Your Rent? Explore Rental Assistance and Housing Counseling Resources

Rental Assistance Resources It can be a confusing time now that COVID rental protections have ended.  While 995 HOPE does not directly administer rental assistance programs or offer financial support to renters, we suggest people use the following resources to research rental assistance options.  Find rental assistance programs in your state. https://www.hud.gov/states  U.S. Treasury directory [...]