Thursday, May 21, 2009

New NeighborWorks Video Demonstrates the Value of Prepurchase Counseling in Preventing Foreclosure

A new video from NeighborWorks America demonstrates the value of getting homeownership education and counseling before purchasing a home.

At the center of this piece is a new homeowner who was proactive in getting the guidance she needed.

It also features NeighborWorks America CEO Ken Wade, who emphasized that prepurchase education is an important weapon against foreclosure.

The counseling services of network member Resources for Residents and Communities of Georgia Inc. were highlighted in this video as well.

The video was completed in partnership with National Business Series, a production company that produces educational documentaries for public television. View video.