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About Santa Ana

Santa Ana (Spanish for "Saint Anne") is a city in and the county seat of Orange County, California in the Los Angeles metropolitan area. The city is the second most populous in the county. The United States Census Bureau estimated its 2018 population at 332,725, making Santa Ana the 57th most-populous city in the United States.

Santa Ana is in Southern California, adjacent to the Santa Ana River, about 10 miles (16 km) from the coast. Founded in 1869, the city is part of the Greater Los Angeles Area, the second largest metropolitan area in the United States, with almost 18 million residents in 2010. Santa Ana is a very densely populated city, ranking fourth nationally in that regard among cities of over 300,000 residents (trailing only New York City, San Francisco, and Boston).  In 2011, Forbes ranked Santa Ana the fourth-safest city of over 250,000 residents in the United States.  Santa Ana's northwestern and southern edges are part of the two largest commercial clusters in Orange County: the Anaheim–Santa Ana edge city and the South Coast Plaza–John Wayne Airport edge city.

Santa Ana lends its name to the Santa Ana Freeway (I-5), which runs through the city. It also shares its name with the nearby Santa Ana Mountains, and the Santa Ana winds, which have historically fueled seasonal wildfires throughout Southern California. The current Office of Management and Budget (OMB) metropolitan designation for the Orange County Area is Santa Ana–Anaheim–Irvine, California.

Approximately four-fifths Latino, the New York Times characterizes Santa Ana as the "face of a new California, a state where Latinos have more influence in everyday life — electorally, culturally and demographically — than almost anywhere else in the country.

Foreclosure Prevention Help

Are you a Santa Ana homeowner at risk of foreclosure and losing your home? It is very important that you reach out and get help as early as possible in the foreclosure process, usually at the time that you receive a Notice of Default from your lender. The following groups can give you further information about what your next steps can be to protect your home from foreclosure.

The Orange County Home Ownership Preservation Collaborative (OC HOPC) is a partnership of non-profit, government,& business leaders committed to promoting and preserving the dream of home ownership through outreach, education, counseling and financing. Please check their OC HOPC website for information on foreclosure prevention workshops.

The Fair Housing Council of Orange County is a private non-profit organization that works to fulfill a mission of protecting the quality of life in Orange County by ensuring equal access to housing opportunities, fostering diversity, and preserving dignity and human rights. Join the Fair Housing Council for FREE Walk-In Foreclosure Prevention Workshops every Tuesday. For more information, please contact Brenda Magana at (714) 569-0823, x224 or by email.

Consumer Credit Counseling Service of Orange County is part of the nation's oldest and largest credit counseling organization. They are able to help consumers in a variety of arenas including but not limited to: foreclosure prevention, debt settlement, home buyer counseling, etc.

Keep Your Keys

Keep Your Keys is highly experienced in helping Santa Ana homeowners stop foreclosure.   With our 5 star reviews and exceptional customer service you would be hard pressed to find a better partner.   Leave your checkbook at home and contact us today for a no cost, no obligation, appointment to get started. 

Additional Questions?

Visit our Frequently Asked Questions page for common questions.   Or setup an no cost, no obligation appointment with one of our licensed Consultants for customized answers for your scenario.

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