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Housing Counseling Works


Authors: Myhre, Marina L.     Watson, Nicole Elsasser    

Report Acceptance Date: September 2017 (9 pages)

Posted Date: September 13, 2017

Evidence indicates that housing counseling can be an effective intervention in helping distressed homeowners avoid foreclosure.

This paper briefly summarizes recent research evidence on the role of housing counseling to improve housing outcomes for homebuyers, homeowners, and renters.

PD&R has published an updated version of this paper titled Housing Counseling Works: 2023 Update.

Publication Categories: Publications     Mortgages and Mortgage Lending     Homeownership    


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