The law gives tenants and nonprofits the opportunity to match a bid made at a foreclosure auction and purchase a property.
During the Great Recession, owning a house could sink you. Now, it's a life raft.
Home values in much of the country have recovered, and in many places it's a seller's market. So long as there isn't a zombie on your block.
The city hopes to relocate 240 families.
Some neighborhoods saw prices fall 85 percent.
Most undocumented immigrants who are deported are Latino men with jobs. That has a ripple effect on housing.
It's the 'last innings for the recovery,' Wharton School professor says.
In many cities, poor people rent — but the home ownership rate in Detroit is high.