The Mortgage Education Foundation offers FREE Assistance to homeowners that want to prevent foreclosure or may be experiencing other issues about their property. There are many programs that may be able to assist you. Click To Learn More

Foreclosure Prevention Program Services

We offer unparalleled first time buyer education. Our experienced counseling staff knows all of the process and helps you to understand what to expect when purchasing your first home.  Unlike some other agencies The Mortgage Education Foundation believes that you will receive a better understanding of the home buying process by meeting with our Counselors face-to-face. Click To Learn More

First Time Buyer/Pre-Purchase Counseling Services

FHA (HECM) Reverse Mortgage Counseling Services



SB1167 Anti-Predatory Lending Counseling is required for 1-4 unit owner occupied residential property located in Cook, Will, Kane or Peoria Counties in Illinois.  Unlike some other agencies The Mortgage Education Foundation believes that you will receive a better understanding of the process by meeting with our Counselors face-to-face. Click To Learn More

We care about you and that is why all of our FHA (HECM) Reverse Mortgage Counseling is done in person.  Unlike some other agencies The Mortgage Education Foundation believes that you will receive a better understanding of the process by meeting with our Counselors face-to-face. Click To Learn More

Our Mission is to provide the communities we serve homeownership education and professional counseling to purchase a home, refinance an existing home, obtain a HUD Insured Reverse (HECM) Mortgage or to prevent foreclosure.  We are a HUD Approved Housing Agency serving people since 1994. 

The Federal Housing Administration/Department of Housing "HUD" created the federal program called “Back to Work – Extenuating Circumstances”, if you have had a foreclosure, short sale, deed-in-lieu of foreclosure, or have declared bankruptcy you may qualify for a new home loan if you are back to work and can document the extenuating circumstances. Click To Learn More

FHA Back To Work Program Counseling Services

SB1167 Anti-Predatory Lending Counseling Services