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Milwaukee County Mortgage Assistance Program

The purpose of the Milwaukee County Mortgage Assistance Program is to aid in foreclosure prevention by providing emergency assistance in the form of a grant on behalf of Milwaukee County homeowners who are delinquent in their mortgage payments due to job loss or reduced work hours and wages as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. […]


BEWARE OF MORTGAGE RESCUE SCAMS

Did you know that state and federal laws prohibit people from charging you for help with foreclosure prevention, or with lowering your interest rate?┬áCollecting your money first, before help is provided, is illegal and a scam. If you are behind on your mortgage or think you may miss a payment, click here to learn about […]


WORRIED ABOUT LOSING YOUR HOME? YOU HAVE OPTIONS

If you are struggling to make your mortgage payments or are worried you will not be able to pay your 2020 City of Milwaukee Property Tax bill when it arrives in December, you are not alone. Many households have been hit hard by the COVD-19 pandemic or are experiencing financial hardship for other reasons. On […]


RECORDED WORKSHOPS: NATIONAL HOMEOWNERSHIP MONTH 2020

In June of 2020, Take Root Milwaukee hosted a series of free workshops that connected attendees to resources that can assist in buying, keeping and fixing a home in celebration of National Homeownership Month. Workshops welcomed Realtors, Lenders, Housing Counseling Agencies, and the City of Milwaukee to discussion the programs, products and services they offer. […]