If you live in St. Johns County, Florida and are having trouble with your mortgage, help is hopefully on the way.
According the St. Johns County government website: "The St. Johns County Housing & Community Services Division has joined forces with the University of Florida Extension Office, local lenders and non-profit organizations to develop a resource to assist local homeowners who are experiencing difficulty making their monthly mortgage payments."
Here is a link to the form that needs to be completed:
After completing the confidential form, e-mail it to firstname.lastname@example.org or print it out and send it to:
St. Johns County Housing and Community Services
102 M. L. King Ave., Suite B
St. Augustine, FL 32084
Attn: Intervention Program
They say a representative will contact you within five business days of receipt and provide assistance by directing you to the best resource depending upon your situation. Hopefully efforts will be made to keep you in your home and avoid foreclosure.
Barbara Jenness takes joy in assisting people in buying or selling their home or land in northeast Florida (St. Augustine, Ponte Vedra, and Jacksonville). She is a community activist and leader serving as President of Friends of A1A 2008-2010, Past President of Scenic & Historic A1A in St. Johns County for over 10 years, and past vice-president of Vilano Beach Main Street (North Shores Improvement Association). She is a past president for WCR in St. Augustine and a member of South Ponte Vedra Civic Association, Porpoise Point, Serenata Beach Club, and Palencia. She founded and is a Past President of the St. Augustine Regional Council (StAR Council) to promote the St. Augustine area to individuals outside the region.
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