ESOP is a non-profit HUD-approved housing counseling agency. Our mission is to foster the economic empowerment of disenfranchised communities through outreach, education and advocacy. ESOP has six offices across Ohio committed to helping urban, suburban and rural homeowners.
For information call 1-877-731-ESOP.
NEED SPANISH SPEAKING SERVICES? ¿NECESITA SERVICIO EN ESPAÑOL?
ESOP offers Spanish bilingual counseling in the main Cleveland office. Homeowners outside the Cuyahoga County calling area who need Spanish-speaking services can call us toll-free at: 877-731-ESOP (3767). ESOP tiene consejeras que hablan Español en sus Officinas que estan localizadas en Cleveland. Los propietarios de vivienda fuera de Cuyahoga que necesiten servicios en Español, favor de llamar al número gratuito: 877-731-ESOP (3767).
October 31, 2013
Thanks to your calls Senator Rob Portman voted yes in a procedural vote on the nomination of Representative Mel Watt for director of the Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA). Despite his vote the nomination was blocked in a 56-42 vote.
October 30, 2013
In Northeast Ohio, the epicenter of the foreclosure crisis that hit its stride in 2008, the number of foreclosures has finally leveled off. Still, though, banks foreclose on more than 600 properties every month in Cuyahoga County alone. Sound of Ideas host Mike McIntyre asks why foreclosure still happens despite tighter lending restrictions, what impact it has on neighborhoods and prevention efforts.
September 30, 2013
The shock waves in 2008 shook financial markets across the nation; acutely in Northeast Ohio. Five years later, WCPN looks back at the meltdown, the bailouts, and the fallout and ahead at the strength of the recovery.
September 24, 2013
The guidance clarifies for banks and other financial services providers that reporting suspected elder financial exploitation to appropriate authorities does not generally violate the privacy provisions of the Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act, a federal law.
September 23, 2013
The Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) announced a new program Monday that will seek to educate homeowners on potential refinancing options under the Home Affordable Refinance Program (HARP).
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