The Maryland Housing Counseling Fund (MHCF) supports non-profit and local government organizations that provide a range of housing counseling services, as well as legal assistance to avoid foreclosure. Awards are made annually on a competitive basis. HUD-approved housing counseling agencies with HUD-certified counselors on staff receive priority funding consideration.
Non-profit organizations and local government agencies.
MHCF provides operating support for housing counseling programs that include homebuyer education, pre-purchase counseling, foreclosure counseling, rental counseling, and financial capability coaching. MHCF also supports non-profit legal services providers that assist homeowners with avoiding foreclosure.
Information about the next MHCF funding round will be available on this page.
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Poverty Solutions Team
Division of Neighborhood Revitalization
Maryland Department of Housing and Community Development
7800 Harkins Road
Lanham, MD 20706
Guidelines for Mortgages Affected by COVID-19
Guidance for Rental Tenants Affected by COVID-19
COVID-19 Information-Financial Regulation
HUD’s COVID-19 Resource Page for Homeowners and Renters