Washington, D.C. – December 28, 2010 – (RealEstateRama) — Congressman Pete Visclosky today announced several awards to help Northwest Indiana families find housing and prevent future home foreclosures.
The awards from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) will support the delivery of a wide variety of housing counseling services to help individuals and families in Indiana’s First District to improve their financial literacy, expand their homeownership opportunities, improve their access to affordable housing, and avoid foreclosure.
Three Northwest Indiana organizations received grants under HUD’s Housing Counseling Program: the Housing Authority of the City of Hammond, Housing Opportunities, and the Lake County Economic Development Department.
These organizations received $35,983, $37,949, and $36,474, respectively.
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