Bank of America officials say its grant program will target some of the hardest-hit areas in the housing crisis by offering $22 million in grants for home owner counseling and to rehab foreclosed homes.
After an eight-month legal battle, a Colorado couple says they are still unable to get possession back of their home from squatters, and now they face a restraining order to stay out of their own home.
Eighty metro areas are holding a spot in this month’s Improving Markets Index, a housing index from the National Association of Home Builders that spotlights housing markets showing gains over at least six consecutive months.
Vacant homes can potentially decrease the value of nearby properties by at least 1.3 percent and possibly up to 4.6 percent in some areas, according to studies. Find out which metros continue to have the highest vacancies.