The government threatened this senior citizen for a penny.
The number of homeowners caught in the wave of foreclosures in October grew 25% nationally over the same month in 2007, data from RealtyTrac showed.
For homeowners, the news continues to remain bleak.
Lots of people are losing their homes these days, and it's a huge cause of stress and depression. Here's how to cope.
By the end of next year, an estimated 5.5 million homes are expected to foreclose – leaving many Americans wondering how they’ll ever be able to rebuild their American Dream.
Congress is expected to give the green light to a sweeping housing and mortgage reform plan that pledges to bail out the homeowners with failing loans. In the meantime, here’s an S.O.S plan for concerned borrowers, some strategies to help keep head above water.
Neighborhoods across the U.S. are being ransacked. In fact, about 50% of homes have substantial damage following foreclosure. A preventative measure is being offered to homeowners facing foreclosure; it is known as "cash for keys."
What should you do when your neighbor is not just moving, but is losing a home in the process?
For the housing market, times are tough almost everywhere, and in some places even more than others. Has your state been hit hardest?