Foreclosure Notes 1/23/13 – 1/26/13

Sit-in comes to end: Community victory creates path to eviction moratorium (We Are Oregon) Portland, OR – A 20-hour sit-in at the Multnomah County Sheriff’s office came to an end this afternoon. Home defenders met with both Sheriff Dan Staton and County Commissioner Jeff Cogen to address bank induced foreclosures and evictions. The sit-in ended […]

Foreclosure Notes 1/14/13 – 1/23/13

Imperium Watch: The Street War Against Foreclosure (Valley Advocate) No One Leaves/Nadie se Mude, the Valley’s foreclosure-fighting guerrilla squad, won yet another victory January 11, when lender Fannie Mae agreed to a 30-day postponement of foreclosure on the home of Christine and Howard Clark at 114 Corona Street in Springfield, MA. Why the Housing Recovery […]

Foreclosure Notes 1/6/13 – 1/11/13

Taking a Stand (East Bay Express) Representatives from ACCE, Causa Justa/Just Cause, and the Occupy Oakland Foreclosure Defense Committee say their direct-action tactics have saved dozens of homes in the last year alone… A year ago, a new player emerged when activists in Occupy Oakland marched from City Hall to the West Oakland home of […]

Foreclosure Notes 1/3/13 – 1/6/13

4 On Your Side Tries To Help Family Save Their Home From Foreclosure (CBS Denver) Charlene and Robert have been behind in their payments. They’ve been good customers, and yet they were told by Bank of America their home will go into foreclosure on Jan. 16 after trying to get their loan modified for well […]

Foreclosure Notes 12/20/12 – 1/3/12

‘Fort Hernandez’ Evicted And Occupy LA Protesters Removed From Home (PHOTOS, VIDEO) (Huffington Post) Nearly 100 personnel from the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department removed 18 Occupy LA protesters and five dogs at about 5 a.m. Thursday morning, KPCC reports. Six to eight family members were living in the house and are now locked out… […]