We see a lot of money tossed around to solve the housing crisis–sometimes to no avail. But HUD’s new approach made us stand up and cheer…$42M to housing counselors. And NFMC followed suit Monday.

Great news for distressed homeowners trying to find unbiased solutions!

In all fairness, we should state here that MortgageKeeper is used by some of this country’s largest counseling agencies to help their struggling clients. But we’ve partnered with them for years because we know counseling works…and works well. HUD has found that 9 of 10 troubled homeowners who receive housing counseling are still at the same address 18 months later.

They know what we know: housing counseling is a great investment.