FREE Housing Counseling!

If you are concerned about losing your home, meeting your mortgage payment, rental issues, or even credit counseling before purchasing a home, get the help you need today. Idaho Housing and Finance Association (IHFA), in partnership with Idaho Partners for Homebuyer Education Inc. (IPHBE), offers free Housing Counseling to consumers statewide, regardless of income.

Find Out More About IHFA's Housing Counseling Services

What is Housing Counseling?

Housing counselors in each IHFA branch office conduct confidential interviews with clients to discuss their housing needs and to help them find resources to meet housing challenges. The Coeur d’Alene office phone number is 208.667.3380 or toll free at 866.261.2994.

 

Housing counselors can assist you with a wide scope of situations, including:

To contact a Legal Aid office in your area, visit: www.idaholegalaid.org. If you are having problems paying your mortgage or rent, the best thing you can do is contact your lender or landlord to ask them about payment options as soon as you suspect you may not be able to pay your monthly mortgage payment or rent.

People in the following situations may qualify for housing counseling:

Free Housing Counseling is available statewide by calling 1-877-888-3135 or by emailing mortgageserv@ihfa.org. Housing counselors in each IHFA branch office conduct confidential interviews with clients to discuss their housing needs and to help them find resources to meet housing challenges. Please contact the location nearest you for more information. When calling, please specify the type of counseling you'd like.