Housing / Mortgage Foreclosure
GLS recently received funding to expand our legal assistance to many previously ineligible homeowners in Manatee County who are facing foreclosure. Whether you are behind on your mortgage payments or have already received foreclosure papers, we may be able to help you find a workable solution. GLS can help you fight a mortgage foreclosure of your homestead property and/or help you with a mortgage restructure or modification negotiation with your bank or other lender.
Click HERE for more details (in English). Click HERE for more details (in Spanish).
Gulfcoast legal Services provides housing assistance in four offices to low income people clients and people 60 years old and older without regard to income levels. Those offices are located in Bradenton, Clearwater, Sarasota, and St. Petersburg. The type of cases handled are :
For an appointment in the Pinellas County area, please call (727) 821-0726.
For an appointment in the Manatee County area, please call (941) 746-6151.
For an appointment in the Sarasota County area, please call (941) 366-1746.
Some housing matters are handled by Bay Area Legal Services (BALS) . For example, eviction matters and public housing in Pinellas County south of Ulmerton Road are handled by BALS . For more information call their legal help line 1-800-625-2257 or visit their website www.bals.org.