Maryland activists say they fear hedge fund-created housing crisis

Activists argue Maryland faces another housing crisis unless the state clamps down on hedge funds turning a profit buying distressed mortgages and foreclosing on homes. Advocates, including the Consumer Law Center and the Maryland Consumer Rights Coalition, accuse several hedge funds of purchasing Maryland home loans, not servicing the loans, and aggressively pursuing foreclosures in […]

New Metro Housing Report shows disturbing trend in Louisville

The report, which was produced by the Metropolitan Housing Coalition and University of Louisville's Center for Environmental Policy Management, examines nine housing indicators that are tracked to assess annual progress on fair housing and affordable housing opportunities in the 13-county Louisville metropolitan area, which includes five counties in southern Indiana. The findings in the report […]