Counseling keeping homeowners in their homes

Study: Nearly 70 percent who sought counseling before becoming delinquent were current 18 months later

Since the onset of Great Recession and the subsequent housing crisis, hundreds of thousands of homeowners have lost their residences.

However, there were also thousands of other homeowners who were close to the desperate edge but managed to make it through those trying times because they were counseled by professionals who steered them past the economic shoals.