Shaky alliances form to fight zombie foreclosures - MarketWatch


MarketWatch

Shaky alliances form to fight zombie foreclosures
MarketWatch
“Zombie foreclosures” are those that have been begun — but not finished — by lenders. As homes sit empty, they invite vandalism, drag down property values, and erode municipal tax bases. Now, in an attempt to exterminate zombies, some unlikely ...
New laws look to combat 'zombie' foreclosuresScotsman Guide News

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Calhoun County foreclosures on decline - Anniston Star


Anniston Star

Calhoun County foreclosures on decline
Anniston Star
The drop in foreclosures comes as home sales and prices have risen in the county. Some economists, bankers and real estate experts say foreclosures aren't the problem they were at the height of the recession and that the housing market is operating at ...


5 ways new federal bill targets zombie foreclosures - NJ.com


NJ.com

5 ways new federal bill targets zombie foreclosures
NJ.com
Noting that New Jersey had the highest foreclosure rate in the nation last year, U.S. Sen. Bob Menendez wants to address the most visible sign of America's mortgage meltdown — abandoned housing. The mortgage crisis led to a spike in foreclosures and ...


Zombie Docket Keeps Foreclosures From The Financial Crisis Alive - NPR


Zombie Docket Keeps Foreclosures From The Financial Crisis Alive
NPR
After the housing market crash, a lot of foreclosure cases got started and then were abandoned. A court clerk in Queens discovered it's hard, lonely work to tie up a loose end of the financial crisis. DAVID GREENE, HOST: The housing crisis might be ...


Proposed bill could protect widows, children from foreclosures - KGO-TV


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Proposed bill could protect widows, children from foreclosures
KGO-TV
Proposed bill could protect widows, children from foreclosures. You need Flash to watch this video.Sorry, your browser doesn't support Flash, needs a Flash update, or has Flash disabled. 7 On Your Side explains bill to protect widows from foreclosures.


Condo associations careful about collecting can weather foreclosures - Chicago Tribune


Chicago Tribune

Condo associations careful about collecting can weather foreclosures
Chicago Tribune
The foreclosure frenzy hit homeowner associations hard and fast, but they may be better prepared for the future because of it. More than 6.3 million Americans lost their homes to foreclosure between 2006 and 2016, according to real estate data company ...