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Colorado Foreclosure Hotline

The Colorado Foreclosure Hotline was established in 1986 as a central point of contact for homeowners in danger of foreclosure. Brothers Redevelopment administers and headquarters the Colorado Foreclosure Hotline, which is a network of some 26 HUD-approved housing counseling agencies located throughout the state. Established in 2006, the Hotline connects callers with the agency nearest […]

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CAR Providing Mortgage & Temp Housing Assistance

The Colorado Association of Realtors® (CAR) is helping victims who were impacted by the recent horribly destructive floods here in Colorado. CAR will be accepting grant applications for up to $1,500 for mortgage and temporary housing assistance, starting on November 1, 2013. Assistance is available to qualified applicants to help out in either of the […]

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NFIP Claims Due 60 Days After Flood Loss

The deadline for Colorado residents to file an insurance claim with the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) is 60 days after flood damage to an insured structure. For example, if the flood damage was on Sept. 10, the claim must be filed by Nov. 9. The flood event began in the mountains Sept. 10, 2013, and it ended […]

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Volunteer Training on Oct 25 in Loveland for FEMA Issues

Colorado Legal Services (“CLS”) will conduct a Project Lawyer Connect event on October 25, 2013 from 8:00 am to 12:00 pm.  The event will take place at Truscott Elementary School, located at 211 W. 6th St., Loveland, CO 80537. The purpose of the event will be for CLS to provide training to interested volunteers on Federal Emergency Management Agency (“FEMA”) […]

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30 Days Left to Register for Disaster Assistance

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (“FEMA”) has established a deadline of Nov. 14, 2013 for survivors in nine designated Colorado counties to register for disaster assistance. The Nov. 14 deadline affects survivors of severe storms, flooding, landslides and mudslides in the following counties designated for individual assistance: Adams, Arapahoe, Boulder, Clear Creek, El Paso, Fremont, […]

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New Official State Website for Recovery Info & Resources

The State of Colorado has launched an official website to aggregate recovery information, news, and resources to further the efforts toward a strong Colorado recovery. ColoradoUnited includes information on where to get help, local information, travel information, and other useful information for flood victims and for those interested in volunteering or donating to recovery efforts.

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FEMA Lauches Sheltering Assistance Program

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), at the request of the State of Colorado, has activated its Transitional Sheltering Assistance (TSA) program, which allows eligible evacuees of the state’s severe storms, flooding, landslides and mudslides whose neighborhoods are not accessible or whose houses have been destroyed to stay in a hotel or motel for a […]

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Tax Relief for Victims of Severe Storms in Colorado

Victims of severe storms, flooding, landslides and mudslides that began on Sept. 11, 2013 in parts of Colorado may qualify for tax relief from the Internal Revenue Service. Following recent disaster declarations for individual assistance issued by the Federal Emergency Management Agency, the IRS announced today that affected taxpayers in Colorado will receive tax relief, […]

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