'Hardest Hit' fund aims to help struggling homeowners

September 14, 2011 3:27:51 PM PDT
Struggling homeowners in the Chicago area could get relief under a new $345 million government loan program.

The Hardest Hit fund provides up to $25,000 in mortgage help.

There is a list of eligibility requirements.

The fund is aimed at people in Illinois whose income has fallen by at least 25-percent.