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October 19, 2017
WFCR Local Features
WFCR Local Features
Springfield Activists Take On Foreclosures
(2011-02-07)
(wfcr) - In 2009, the federal government launched a program to help struggling homeowners avoid foreclosure. But observers say it's fallen far below its goals - and does not put enough pressure on lenders to modify loans. So homeowners in Springfield, Massachusetts - which has the state's highest foreclosure rate -- say it's time to take matters into their own hands. WFCR's Karen Brown reports. © Copyright 2017, wfcr