CNE To Provide Mortgage Assistance For Financial Hardship

Tuesday, September 17, 2013

Chattanooga Neighborhood Enterprise is able to provide eligible Tennessee homeowners with mortgage payment assistance of up to $40,000 and/or three years’ payment assistance. This free assistance is sent monthly to one's mortgage company. Homeowners may be eligible if their financial hardship is due to unemployment, reduction of income, disability, divorce, or death of a spouse. One does not have to be behind on your payments to qualify.

To enroll in the program, please contact CNE at 423-664-HOME.

CNE is a local, HUD-approved non-profit and is certified by the National Foreclosure Mitigation Counseling Program through Neighbor Works America. 



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