WASHINGTON — The Department of Housing and Urban Development is set to reveal details about a new program to help prevent foreclosures today, but many of its sweetest attributes for lenders are tied up in the limbo of the government's bailout plan.

The department plans to release its implementation language for the Hope for Homeowners program, which allows delinquent borrowers whose homes are worth less than their mortgages to refinance into Federal Housing Administration-backed loans.

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