Calendar

Jun
29
Thu
Reverse Mortgages and Loss Mitigation: What You Should Know @ LAF
Jun 29 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

What are the loss mitigation options for homeowners in foreclosure? What are their rights, and what can be done to keep them in their homes?

Join LAF Senior Attorney Ainat Margalit and others to explore loss mitigation options, their pros and cons, and the mechanics of reverse mortgages.

REGISTER HERE

Jun
30
Fri
Fair Lending Workshop (Chicago) @ Metcalfe Federal Building
Jun 30 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

What is fair lending? How can you be vigilant about ending housing discrimination in your community? Housing Action Illinois is launching a series of free workshops in partnership with Associated Bank to address these questions and to help inform housing counselors, municipalities, community based organizations, and public housing authorities on fair lending practices. Register here.

Jul
14
Fri
Fair Lending Workshop (Woodstock/McHenry) @ McHenry County Building
Jul 14 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

What is fair lending? How can you be vigilant about ending housing discrimination in your community? Housing Action Illinois is launching a series of free workshops in partnership with Associated Bank to address these questions and help inform housing counselors, municipalities, community based organizations, and public housing authorities on fair lending practices. Register here.

Aug
3
Thu
Saving Homes Through Bankruptcies @ LAF
Aug 3 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

This training will teach you how filing for bankruptcy can be used to save homes from foreclosures, property tax sales, etc. It will also provide basic bankruptcy information.

Housing counselors with any level of experience are welcome to join us and learn more.

Presenter: Barbara Richardson, Senior Attorney, LAF, Consumer Practice Group

When: Thursday, August 3, 2017  |  10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Location: LAF, 120 S LaSalle St, Room 1078, Chicago, IL 60603

Register here

Aug
11
Fri
Fair Lending Workshop (Aurora) @ Joseph Corporation
Aug 11 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

What is fair lending? How can you be vigilant about ending housing discrimination in your community? Housing Action Illinois is launching a series of free workshops in partnership with Associated Bank to address these questions and to help inform housing counselors, municipalities, community based organizations, and public housing authorities on fair lending practices. Register here.

Sep
15
Fri
Fair Lending Workshop (Berwyn) @ Berwyn Public Library
Sep 15 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

What is fair lending? How can you be vigilant about ending housing discrimination in your community? Housing Action Illinois is launching a series of free workshops in partnership with Associated Bank to address these questions and to help inform housing counselors, municipalities, community based organizations, and public housing authorities on fair lending practices. Register here.

Oct
26
Thu
2017 Housing Matters! Conference @ DoubleTree by Hilton
Oct 26 – Oct 27 all-day

Since our beginning 30 years ago, Housing Action Illinois has brought housing practitioners and advocates together from across Illinois to foster collaborative relationships and strengthen communities. Each year, hundreds join us at our annual conference to learn best practices, get updates on the latest issues in housing from leaders in the field, and network. Together, we build expertise, experience, and the capacity to make our communities better. This year, in addition to our usual programming, we will be celebrating our 30th anniversary!

Our 2017 Housing Matters! conference, Building Blocks for a Better Future, will take place on October 26 & 27 in Bloomington, IL at the DoubleTree by Hilton.

Learn more and register here