Struggling homeowners with Bank of America mortgages can meet with bank officials at the Tampa Convention Center next week to discuss foreclosure alternatives.
The mortgage-outreach program will be from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday through Saturday. Parking will be free. Customers will be able to meet with 145 bank employees to review loan modifications. The convention center is located at 333 S Franklin St.
The bank has identified more than 30,000 homeowners holding distressed loans within 120 miles of the Tampa Convention Center. To encourage participation, bank representatives are contacting those customers via mail, e-mail, telephone and text messages.
The nation's largest lender expects a heavy turnout. Customers are required to register for the event at www.bankofamerica.com/homeownerevent or by calling (855) 201-7426. Appointments are available from 8:00 a.m. until 6:30 p.m. Some appointments can be scheduled as early as 6:30 a.m. if customers cannot attend during other hours.
More than 3,400 customers attended recent events in Jacksonville, Miami and Orlando.