A 501(c)3 Charity


Housing Counseling

 Restoration America is a not-for-profit, 501c3, HUD approved housing counseling agency providing one on one housing counseling, classroom education and seminars. We offer counseling and assistance for the following services:

Please Click on the counseling service for more information and to download the intake package

Pre-Purchase Counseling

Foreclosure Intervention/Mortgage modification

HECM(Home Equity Conversion Mortgage)Reverse Mortgage Counseling

Rental Counseling

Financial Management and Budget Counseling

Predatory Lending Education


For More Information and Questions you can contact us by phone (847-783-0232) or email

Irene Magdaleno-Baez- Bilingual Housing Counselor-Irene@RestorationAmerica.org

Chris Samuels-Housing Counselor/Program Manager-Chris@RestorationAmerica.org


Restoration America is a
501(c)3 chartitable organization and a HUD approved Housing Counseling Agency.

We specialize in :

  • Restoration and Repair of homes
  • Revitalization of Abandoned Properties to help stabilize neighborhoods
  • Housing Programs and project for the aging
  • Training and work study programs for Veterans
  • Real Estate Donation program
  • Grant Assistance
  • Assistance with Foreclosures
  • Financial Education and Training