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Nov 14, 2014 | via CNN
In and around Cleveland, nearly 6,000 foreclosed and abandoned homes are being destroyed in an effort to save neighborhoods from blight, crime and sinking home prices. Instead of trying to rebuild on these properties, however, the city has been turning the empty lots into parks, greenhouses, even vineyards. Comment?
Nov 13, 2014 | via WTVR Richmond
After decades of population loss, Baltimore has thousands of vacant and blighted homes. The city plans to demolish some 1,500 row houses over the next few years to make way for redevelopment. Comment?
Nov 13, 2014 | via WVIZ-TV Cleveland
The foreclosure crisis that devastated so many communities continues to be a drag on neighborhoods throughout Cuyahoga County. Thousands of abandoned homes wait to be demolished. Comment?
Nov 11, 2014 | via Cleveland.com
Mayors and planners from around Cuyahoga County will explore what the county can do to rejuvenate its housing market at the 25th Ohio Fair Lending and Vital Communities Conference. The free event takes place from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday at Cleveland State University's Levin College of Urban Affairs, 2121 Euclid Ave., Cleveland. Comment?
Oct 30, 2014 | via News Journal
Land bank eyes deconstruction, rehab policies The next step is to find ways to deal with rundown homes that are too good to tear down Check out this story on mansfieldnewsjournal.com: http://ohne.ws/1wKP750 Richland County Land Reutilization Corporation chairman and county treasurer Bart Hamilton said the land bank now has good working policies on housing demolition and disposing of vacant land. The next step is to find ways to deal with rundown homes that are too good to tear down. Comment?
Tuesday Dec 16 | via WFMJ-TV Youngstown
First-time home-buyers are moving into the first renovated home in Warren's Garden District. This Vine Avenue residence is the first home to sell through the newly formed Adopt-A-Home program. Comment?
Wednesday Dec 17 | via KTVN Reno
An ex-Marine's suicide has ended a rampage that left his ex-wife and five of her relatives dead a week after he lost a custody battle. An ex-Marine's suicide ended a violent rampage that left his ex-wife and five of her relatives dead a week after he lost a custody battle. Comment?
Tuesday Dec 16 | via Cleveland.com
Ohio's two U.S. senators, members of different political parties, were united tonight in opposing a bill to extend dozens of expired or expiring tax breaks. The 55 deductions and credits benefit a wide array of taxpayers, including teachers who purchase school supplies with their own money and individuals who want to deduct their sales tax payments because they don't deduct state and local income taxes. Comment?
Tuesday Dec 16 | via KTVN Reno
Hackers calling themselves Guardians of Peace have released another round of data leaks Tuesday, including ominous threats against the premiere of Sony Pictures' film "The Interview," in which the group... Hackers calling themselves Guardians of Peace made ominous threats Tuesday against movie theaters showing Sony Pictures' film "The Interview" that referenced the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001. The family of a black man fatally shot by a white police officer as he held an air rifle inside a Wal-Mart filed a federal lawsuit Tuesday charging negligence and violation of the man's civil rights. Comment?
Wednesday Dec 3 | via People's Defender
Household Realty Corp. vs. William D. Rogers, judgment entry, order vacating stay filed. It is ordered that the bankruptcy stay is vacated and this case reinstated to the active docket. Comment?
6 min ago | via TheStreet.com
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10 min ago | via Albany Times Union
Three downtown buildings eyed for ambitious residential redevelopment plans that have never materialized - including the home of the soon-to-be-shuttered Steuben Athletic Club - have racked up more than $2 million in unpaid taxes, according to county records. Nearly $1 million of that debt hangs on 1 Steuben Place, home of the once venerable club for political and business elites, on which Albany County began to foreclose this summer. Comment?
11 min ago | via RecordNET
Thus the state-managed Unemployment Mortgage Assistance Program can provide as much as $54,000 in financial aid to low-and moderate-income homeowners, while they look for work. “We're always looking at ways to improve the program and we are confident these changes will help more homeowners get much-needed help,” said Tia Boatman Patterson, executive director of the California Housing Finance Agency, which oversees Keep Your Home California. Comment?
13 min ago | via SFGate
Six years after the collapse of Lehman Bros., the lessons of the financial crisis may already be fading from collective memory. a The Institute of International Finance declared it "worrisome" that global indebtedness, as a share of world economic output, has reached record levels. Comment?
17 min ago | via The Globe and Mail
Illness recently forced Alicia to give up her $120,000 a year job. Now, she and her husband, Ryan, are worried about how this might affect their plans to pay off the mortgage on their Toronto condo and save for their old age. Comment?
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