Federal mortgage assistance program deadline approaches

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - Time is almost up to take advantage of a federal emergency homeowners' loan program.

The Times-Dispatch reports the mortgage assistance program has set aside $46 million for Virginia homeowners who are at risk of foreclosure.

If you qualify, you do not need to payback the loan as long as the homeowners stays up to date on their mortgage payments.

The deadline to pre-apply runs up at midnight.

You can go to FindEHLP.org or call  855-FIND-EHLP.

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