Owning a home is a big part of the American Dream. Here are some resources that can help you buy, maintain and keep your home.
If you have questions about buying a home, qualifying for a loan, down payment assistance, HUD Homes, refinancing, liens, HUD-1 settlement statements, payoffs, or other issues associated with an FHA-insured mortgage contact the FHA Resource Center by calling (800) 225-5342 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
Buying a Home
- Homeownership Assistance: Illinois - resources and programs to help you buy and maintain your home
- HUD Homes for Sale - Search for a HUD home to purchase at the HUD HomeStore
- Homes for Sale - Several federal agencies have properties to sell
- Homeownership vouchers - Some public housing agencies can help you become a homeowner through the Housing Choice Voucher Homeownership Program. Contact your local public housing agency to find out if they are participating in the homeownership program.
Owning and Maintaining Your Home
If you believe your rights may have been violated or are a victim of housing discrimination, we encourage you to submit a complaint. Because there are time limits on when a complaint can be filed with HUD after an alleged violation, you should submit a complaint as soon as possible. You may file a complaint online, call us toll-free at (800) 669-9777 or (800) 877-8339, or email ComplaintsOffice05@hud.gov.