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You could have mortgage payments postponed

Area banks, credit unions and mortgage holding companies are offering a variety of customer assistance programs that will allow borrowers to suspend mortgage payments for up to 180 days without facing fees, penalties or hits to their credit score in response to the Covid-19 pandemic. Financial institutions who are offering mortgage relief programs will not […]



Homebuyer Events Canceled/Postponed

As of Mach 15, 2020 the Centers for Disease Control recommends halting any gatherings of 50+ people. As such, many Take Root Milwaukee member events are being postponed. If you are registered for any homebuyer workshops, events or meetings that are scheduled to take place in March, April or May, please contact the agency/entity you […]


Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA)

Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) NOTE – ALL VITA SITES ARE CURRENTLY CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC. The IRS tax filing deadline has been extended to July 15, 2020. Tax season runs from January 27-July 15, 2020. There are three organizations in the Greater Milwaukee area that operate VITA sites where qualified individuals can can receive […]