Public Search Functions on HUD.gov
Once counselors have become HUD certified via FHA Connection, the public can search on HUD.gov for both HUD certified housing counselors counseling agencies nation-wide.
Search for Counseling Agencies with HUD Certified Housing Counselors
On the Counseling Agency search screen under Counseling type select Certified. The result provides a list of active housing counseling agencies with a HUD certified housing counselor.
Public HUD Certified Housing Counselor Database Search
On HUD.gov’s HUD Certified Housing Counselor Database screen enter the 6 digit counselor ID. Click send to locate the counselor record.
If a match is found a list of agencies that employ the counselor are listed.