Unlike the original application process where only 25,000 applications were accepted, this process will remain open until the
The eligibility requirements for the program have not changed. Homeowners must be current on their mortgage payments, live in their homes as their primary residence, make 140 percent or less than the area median income and owe 25 percent or more on their mortgage than their home's value.
Housing officials said they decided to reopen the program in March after seeing how many people had so far qualified. About 2,400 homeowners are receiving an estimated
For more information on the program, go to www.flhardesthithelp.org or call (877) 863-5244.
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