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Mall At Stonecrest May Face Foreclosure

LITHONIA, Ga. (AP) — The Mall at Stonecrest is facing debt trouble that leaves it vulnerable to foreclosure. Fitch Ratings has reported that a loan backed in part by the Lithonia mall is now held […]


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Program Rehabs Foreclosed Homes

Carmen Rodriguez, her husband and her two children are currently renting her parents’ basement. But through the Hall County Neighborhood Stabilization program, her family will soon have a home of its very own.


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Officials Vow To Help More Who Face Foreclosure

State leaders vow to use a state-run program to help more families facing foreclosure, but critics still worry that too few homeowners will qualify for help.


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Occupy Members Join Police To Save Detective’s Home

Eleven months after Occupy Atlanta members clashed with police in riot gear during a tense showdown in an Atlanta park, they’re now drawing support from police officers in their efforts to help a longtime detective avoid losing her home to foreclosure.


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Morris Brown Seeks Federal Help

ATLANTA (WAOK/AP) — Facing more than $30 million in debt, Morris Brown College officials told a packed gymnasium of supporters on Saturday the school has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy. The move is a last […]


Too Much Truth Recap: Morris Brown ForeClosure Looming….

According to the, By Ernie Suggs The Atlanta Journal-Constitution For more than a decade, Morris Brown College has clung to life as it struggled academically and financially in the face of growing debt and […]


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Citibank To Assist Homeowners

Citigroup is trying something new to keep struggling homeowners out of foreclosure: turn them into renters. CitiMortgage is painting its new program as a way to help homeowners stuck in houses they can’t afford. The […]


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Opinion: Mitt Romney’s Bailout Double Standard

Romney negotiated a $10 million federal bailout for his company, but has called for foreclosures to be allowed to “hit bottom” and letting Detroit go bankrupt.


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Foreclosures Down In Metro Atlanta

ATLANTA (AP/WAOK)-Over the first half of 2012, foreclosure notices have dropped in metro Atlanta.  Figures released by Kennesaw-based Equity Depot show notices from January through June are down 12.4 percent compared to this same period […]


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Holyfield Mansion Sold

Fayetteville, Ga. (WAOK-AJC)- After making more than $200 million during his boxing career former heavyweight boxer Evander Holyfield has sold his Fayette County mansion. According to a senior advisor, TMZ reports that Holyfield sold the […]