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Expert advice on bankruptcy and foreclosure

June 25th, 2024

In 2009, Connecticut attorney Theresa DeGray, despite being a lawyer, was overwhelmed by debt and filed for bankruptcy. This experience inspired her to help others avoid foreclosure. At her firm, Consumer Legal Services, LLC, she assists homeowners in navigating bankruptcy, striving to end its stigma. DeGray uses her story to build trust and show clients they can overcome financial difficulties.

The Hidden Mental Health Toll of Foreclosure: What Housing Professionals Need to Know

May 22nd, 2024

Foreclosure impacts more than finances, possibly leading to severe mental health issues like depression and anxiety. Housing professionals can offer crucial support by understanding these challenges and connecting clients with resources. This article explores the psychological toll of foreclosure, provides expert insights, and lists national and state-specific support services to aid clients during this difficult time.

Case Studies: How SUN Helped Two Families Refinance Out of Foreclosure

January 25th, 2024

BlueHub SUN's unique approach to aiding homeowners in financial distress, offers solutions where traditional lenders may not. Lauren Taylor, a single mother, was saved from losing her home to a balloon payment through a timely loan from SUN. Kevin Russell, a single father, avoided eviction and increased his home equity with SUN's refinance loan.

HomeFree-USA's Collaborative Approach to Homeownership Counseling

December 6th, 2023

Gary Plummer joined HomeFree-USA in 2012 to combat the Black homeownership crisis. Specializing in strategic partnerships and counseling, the nonprofit targets the racial homeownership gap, highlighted by minimal progress since 1968. Their work in education and financial literacy empowers sustainable homeownership and generational wealth in marginalized communities.