Posts Tagged by foreclosure
|February 18, 2014||Posted by Staff under Financial|
After 40 straight months of fewer foreclosure then previous months, in January banks did an about face. Why?
|December 15, 2013||Posted by Staff under Financial|
When Wall St owned only mortgages, they were like landlords, interest was like rent. Now they are the actual rent-taking landlords.
|December 9, 2013||Posted by Staff under Activism, Financial|
Many people lost their life savings when the house-land bubble burst. At least one town, with a Green Party mayor, stands up to Wall Street.
|November 12, 2013||Posted by Staff under Financial|
The continued scale of the crisis — forgotten by a media more interested in rising home values than eviction notices — requires more than community rehab and tepid financial regulation. It demands that we question this system of property and reimagine a new kind of ownership, or, “trusterty”.
|October 24, 2013||Posted by Staff under Financial|
Why’s there such a gold rush in housing right now? Wall Street is flipping homes into rental properties and then leasing them to the very people they foreclosed out of the real estate market. This 2013 article is from ColorLines, May 30.