The ACLU is taking aim at a big bank — saying they discriminated against African Americans.
About 900 people showed in Oakland County on Monday for an auction of foreclosed properties.
The office of the Wayne County treasurer is planning a September auction of more than 20,000 properties that were subject to tax foreclosure.
Home prices in Detroit and other major cities rose in May from April, a sign of a modest housing recovery.
State authorities are accusing a Detroit-area man of fleecing people out of $800,000 by posing as someone who could modify their mortgages.
A report from RealtyTrac shows the number of foreclosure properties in Michigan dropped 11.5 percent from February to March.
Oakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson said the number of foreclosed homes is just under 1,100 — about half of what it was this time last year.
Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette has issued a second criminal investigative subpoena against a national mortgage servicing support provider.
Michigan is among 49 other states to receive a chunk of cash from a landmark $26 billion settlement from five banks for alleged foreclosure abuse.
Charles Brown, 62, said he’s been squatting in his home for about a year. He said he installed windows and doors and uses the fireplace for heat.