Tag: foreclosures

Why do housing foreclosures have to take so much time?

Daniel Burrus Housing foreclosure filings fell in May, a decrease of 3 percent according to online foreclosure company RealtyTrac.com. That sounds good, but there are still a lot of foreclosures going on across the country. According to RealtyTrac’s numbers, one in every 400 U.S. housing units received a foreclosure filing — either a default notice,... Read more »

Who do you blame for the housing crash?

Are you one of the more than 23 percent of U.S. homeowners with a mortgage loan who is underwater according to new figures from Zillow.com? If so, who do you blame for it? Who do you blame for the rapid rise in housing values during the housing boom years, those magical years that came to... Read more »