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Foreclosure clinic Monday for Nassau homeowners

Despite rising home values that suggest a housing

Despite rising home values that suggest a housing rebound on Long Island, lenders filed 12,271 initial foreclosure cases here in the first eight months of this year, a nearly 53 percent surge compared with the same period in 2012, according to data from real estate information firm LI Profiles. (Credit: iStock)

Nassau County residents who are at risk of mortgage foreclosure can get free guidance at a series of legal clinics from 3 to 6 p.m. Monday.

The Nassau County Bar Association will offer the foreclosure clinic at its headquarters at 15th and West streets in Mineola.

Volunteer attorneys will offer one-on-one guidance about foreclosure, loan modification and bankruptcy. Federally certified housing counselors also will be available. Attorneys who speak Spanish will be on site, and those fluent in other languages can be made available upon request. Those attending should bring their mortgage documents to the clinic. Required reservations can be made by calling 516-747-4070.

Tags: help for homeowners , Nassau County Bar Association

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