Andrea Gardner is a journalism professor and writer in Pasadena, Calif.
Posted In: Housing, first-time home buyer, Phoenix
President Obama will be in Phoenix today, continuing his national tour focusing on the economy. The president is promoting home ownership for the middle class. But there is tension between Obama's message and the reality for many first-time buyers.
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