Banks In $25B Deal To Settle Foreclosure Abuses

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.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/09/2012

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County Officials Giving Away Detroit Homes For $500; Taxes Must Be Delinquent

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.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/06/2012

Survey: Home Prices Down In Most Major US Cities

Prices in Detroit declined one-half of a percent from August levels.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/29/2011

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Obama To Bypass Congress On Mortgages

President Barack Obama will announce new rules on Monday to help homeowners with little or no equity in their homes refinance their mortgages to avoid foreclosures.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/24/2011

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Protesters Demand That BOA Halt Foreclosures

Dozens at a Noon rally in downtown Detroit are voicing their demand to Bank of America.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/18/2011

14,000 Foreclosed Properties Up For Auction

The public is invited to bid in Wayne County’s second annual online auction for foreclosed properties.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/07/2011

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Foreclosed Homes: 41% Of Total Home Sales

In Michigan, foreclosure-related sales accounted for about 41% of all sales in the state during the second quarter.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/25/2011

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Officials Fighting For Foreclosure Reform

Curtis Hertel, the “Register of Deeds” in Ingham County, says current law exposes struggling homeowners to fraud and a variety of scams.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/17/2011

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Enrollment Surge In State’s Hardest Hit Fund Helps Reduce Foreclosures

The “Step Forward” awareness effort has helped contribute to a 16 percent decline in Michigan’s foreclosure activity in July from the previous month and a 42 percent decrease in foreclosure activity from July 2010.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/13/2011

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Economics Dept. Too: Real Estate Sales Down

Foreclosure slaes in metro Detroit rose in June from year-ago levels while non-foreclosure sales plunged, according to new figures from the Farmington Hills real estate information form Realcomp II Ltd.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/11/2011




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