by Bryce Covert Posted on March 17, 2014
An audit of the Department of Justice's efforts to go after Wall Street for mortgage fraud turns up lots of disappointments.
by Alan Pyke Posted on March 13, 2014
A Wells Fargo instructional manual allegedly showed staff how to falsify documents and create missing ones that the bank needed for foreclosures.
by Alan Pyke Posted on February 27, 2014 Updated: February 27, 2014
Housing discrimination advocates filed a complaint against a fourth major bank for failing to maintain foreclosed homes in non-white neighborhoods.
by Bryce Covert Posted on February 26, 2014
Rental assistance suffered deep cuts from sequestration, which have only partially been restored.
by Sy Mukherjee Posted on February 24, 2014
Nevada doesn't have enough mental health funding to release people who shouldn't be serving time in prison.
by Alan Pyke Posted on February 20, 2014
Wall Street's entry into being America's landlord is set to explode over the coming years. That's great for banks, but probably terrible for their tenants.
by Katie Valentine Posted on February 20, 2014 Updated: February 20, 2014
How helpful is a low unemployment rate when you can't afford a place to live?
by Alan Pyke Posted on January 24, 2014 Updated: January 24, 2014
Financial companies seem poised to turn the rental housing market into the same sort of high-risk cash mill that created the last financial collapse.
by Bryce Covert Posted on January 17, 2014
Black communities were also hit hard by the housing crash.
by Bryce Covert Posted on December 18, 2013 Updated: December 18, 2013
The stereotype of people on welfare is that they spend the money unwisely, but the data proves otherwise.