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Last-Ditch Foreclosure Hearings Draw Many Detroit Homeowners

Hundreds of Detroit homeowners in danger of losing their properties flocked Thursday to hearings that offered a last-ditch chance to avoid foreclosure.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/29/2015


ACLU: Group Improperly Barred Protesters From Detroit Park

The ACLU is seeking a preliminary injunction to stop the banning of petitions and marches at Campus Martius …

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/28/2015

Michigan Governor Rick Snyder speaks during a news conference November 7, 2014 in Detroit. (credit: Joshua Lott/Getty Images)

Progress Report: How Gov. Snyder’s 2014 State Of The State Goals Stack Up

Gov. Rick Snyder has unfinished business from his 2014 address, after a year of achieving mixed results.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/18/2015

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Wayne County Begins Round Of Tax Foreclosures

Wayne County has begun tax foreclosure proceedings on nearly 75,000 properties.


A home up for auction in Detroit. (credit: Vickie Thomas/WWJ)

Interest In Detroit Home Auction Sends Site Crashing During Bidding War

An online bidding war sparked growing virtual interest — crashing a Detroit auction website.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/02/2014

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Group Wants Penalties On Banks That Leave Foreclosed Homes To Rot

A beautiful, but decaying, home was boarded up by a community action group looking to draw the attention of the Detroit Mayor-elect.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/06/2013

$400 Million Available For Michigan Homeowners Facing Foreclosure

As difficult as it may be to believe, millions of dollars in financial aid available to support Michigan homeowners at risk of foreclosure remains unspent.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/08/2013

A vacant home in Detroit. (WWJ Photo/Vickie Thomas)

Mich. To Get $100M To Demolish Vacant Houses

The pilot program to address blight was approved Thursday by the U.S. Treasury Department, according to Gov. Rick Snyder.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/06/2013

Grants Offered For Veterans Going Into Foreclosure

Struggling Michigan military service members and veterans could be eligible for financial assistance.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/07/2013

Lorraine Brown (Booking Photo)

Mortgage Processor Gets Up To 20 Years In Robo-Signing Scheme

The former president of a mortgage document processing company has been sentenced to up to 20 years in prison on a racketeering charge in a Michigan case.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/04/2013