State of Minnesota
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Attorney General
Lori Swanson

Minnesota Attorney General's Office

1400 Bremer Tower
445 Minnesota Street
St. Paul, MN 55101

(651) 296-3353
(800) 657-3787

M - F 8 am - 5 pm

TTY:(651) 297-7206
TTY:(800) 366-4812

Foreclosure Assistance

Facing Mortgage Foreclosure--Steps to Take PDF
As many as 2.2 million Americans may face mortgage foreclosure over the next few years.

The Real Deal on Reverse Mortgages PDF
Some companies are marketing the "reverse mortgage" as a way for seniors to convert some of the equity in their home to cash to pay other bills. For some seniors, a reverse mortgage may not be a suitable loan, however.

Predatory Mortgage Lending Study Group Report PDF

Home Buyer's Handbook
Buying a home can be one of the most rewarding experiences of a lifetime and one of the most stressful. After all, a home mortgage loan is the largest contract most of us will ever sign.

Home Seller's Handbook
Your first big decision is whether to sell your home yourself or use a real estate agent. Some sellers feel more comfortable relying on the expertise of a real estate agent, while others want to avoid paying a commission.