Mar 13, 2014 Vacant homes in foreclosure can drag down neighborhoods and home prices
Jan 2, 2014 Nearly half of states require that foreclosures go through court. That slower process means a backlog of foreclosures is coming to market.
Rowan Moore Gerety
Dec 3, 2013 Nearly half of people living in foreclosed homes are actually renters
Aug 8, 2013 Richmond, Calif., is trying to help distressed homeowners by reducing the principal on their mortgages using eminent domain.
Aug 8, 2013 Richmond, California is attempting to keep homeowners in their homes by using eminent domain to buy underwater mortgages, and the banks don't like it.
Jul 26, 2013 One Michigan mother describes the year she went "from broke to badass" on her northern Michigan farm.
Jul 26, 2013 The mobile home industry had its heyday 15 years ago. Since then, sales have fallen by about 90 percent.
Jun 28, 2013 Not everyone wants to ditch their underwater mortgage once it resurfaces.
May 28, 2013 Residents of California's Central Valley are trying to stop a high-speed rail system that would connect San Francisco to Los Angeles from cutting through their land.
Stacey Vanek Smith
May 3, 2013 Big investors have been snapping up foreclosed homes and turning them into rentals. Now some of those investors are hoping to capitalize on their distressed buys -- and share the spoils with the general public -- by going public.