'WE THE PEOPLE' CRY GENOCIDE — DETROIT WATER SHUT-OFFS, FORECLOSURES ERASING BLACK ...
Nadia Gaber, MTSP MD/PhD student at the University of California reported by video on the health impact of the shutoffs, an ongoing study, and outlined the methods used to survey Detroit's neighborhoods to assess the health crisis. “In 2014, the UN ...
The Revolution Is Not in Bernie's Hands
Jaffe conducts journalism in the book, actually going into communities and talking to people fighting austerity, foreclosures, corporate greed, and bigotry. In doing so, she uncovers a movement that was thriving under our noses, outside of the ...
Mayor says tide has turned in Moreno Valley
He contrasted the city's present with a 2009 New York Times article – headlined “A Cul-De-Sac of lost dreams” – that detailed how the city had been “ravaged” by the housing foreclosure crisis. That image is no longer true, Gutierrez said. The city's ...
Report: Blacks and Latinos still face housing discrimination in California
Report: Blacks and Latinos still face housing discrimination in California. Charlene Crowell says that just like a college education open doors to America's middle class, a home is more than just where families come at the end of the day. By Charlene ...
Los Angeles Times
Bill to protect widows from foreclosure passes in the Senate and heads to Gov. Jerry Brown
Los Angeles Times
A bill that would grant California widows and widowers greater protections against foreclosure heads to Gov. Jerry Brown's desk after passing the state Senate on Wednesday. The proposal is geared at giving surviving spouses who own their home but are ...
California Assembly Approves Bill to Stop “Widow Foreclosures”
Attorney General Kamala D. Harris Applauds Passage of SB 1150 in California State Assembly
Imperial Valley News
Following the national mortgage settlement, Attorney General Harris helped to enact the California Homeowner Bill of Rights, a landmark package of laws establishing key mortgage and foreclosure protections for California homeowners and borrowers.
Foreclosure crisis worsens in Massachusetts, spurring cries of state inaction
Massachusetts has not suffered as much as other parts of the country, like California and Nevada. It had fewer subprime loans, which offer money at high interest rates to people with poor credit. Homes are built at a relatively slow rate here. But ...
Distant dream: Owning a home
“Many people were in foreclosure and it took time for their credit to heal,” Kleinhenz said. “Others lost their jobs or their homes, so that makes for a slow recovery. The supply of new homes is also well below average and lending standards are still ...
L.A.-area foreclosures continue to drop
The foreclosure inventory represents the number of homes at some stage of the foreclosure process, and completed foreclosures reflect the total number of homes lost to foreclosure. For California, the foreclosure inventory rate fell 24.3 percent to 0.4 ...
Georgia foreclosures down, but state still among leaders
Foreclosures Drop Sharply from Last Year
Foreclosure Inventory Hits Nine-Year Low
California foreclosures ripple even after major settlement
Attorney General Harris was crucial to negotiating the national settlement's terms, since California had the country's highest number of foreclosures. She even refused to sign onto an initial deal because it wasn't enough money. But eventually she ...