FEMA Declared Disaster Area Colorado

On July 26, FEMA issued two Presidential Major Disaster Declarations for areas in Colorado as a result of the Black Forest Wildfire, June 11-21, and the Royal Gorge Fire, June 11-16.  The following counties are eligible for public assistance:

  • Black Forest Wildfire: El Paso
  • Royal Gorge Fire: Fremont


To view the FEMA releases, please click here:
FEMA Declared Disaster Area Black Forest Wildfire
FEMA Declared Disaster Area Royal Gorge Fire

To view a listing of the ZIP codes located within the affected areas, please click here:
ZIP Code List for FEMA Declared Disaster Areas Colorado Public Assistance 7/26/13 - Please note there are two tabs.

Please click here for prior reporting on the Black Forest Wildfire.

Please click here for Royal Gorge Fire media.

For a direct link to the FEMA web site, please click here: http://www.fema.gov/.

To view additional All Client Alerts, please click here: Safeguard Properties All Client Alerts.

To review HUD's Declared Disaster Area Moratorium on Foreclosure, please click here: HUD Moratorium on Foreclosure.

For information about VA's recommendations for forbearance, please click here: VA's Policy Regarding Natural Disasters.

For information about Freddie Mac's instructions, please click here: Freddie Mac Disaster Relief Policies.

To review Fannie Mae's Q&A regarding natural disaster relief, please click here: Fannie Mae's Natural Disaster Relief Policies.

About Safeguard 
Safeguard Properties is the largest mortgage field services company in the U.S. Founded in 1990 by Robert Klein and based in Valley View, Ohio, the company inspects and maintains defaulted and foreclosed properties for mortgage servicers, lenders,  and other financial institutions. Safeguard employs approximately 1,700 people, in addition to a network of thousands of contractors nationally. Website: www.safeguardproperties.com.


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