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New legislation seeks to improve consumer finance protections for homeowners

Over 30,000 Washington homeowners lost their homes in 2009, 37,000 in 2010, and the Associated Press reports that 2011 is projected to be even worse, with 41,100 home foreclosures forecast. Many people could keep their homes if they could get

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Wall Street Home “Resale” Fees Raise Ire, and Eyebrows

From the Public News Service: With real estate values still low in most of the country, a new investment device has surfaced – and a coalition of consumer groups and real estate industry organizations is sounding an alarm. “Private transfer

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