Wall Street and Big Corporations Go Rental and It Means Trouble

ACORN ACORN International Citizen Wealth Community Organizing Financial Justice Foreclosure

Atlanta   Marcus Brown from North Carolina is new to the Atlanta area, and he has yet to fall in love with it. Marcus was my navigator as we teamed up to hit the doors on rent-to-own contract buyers in metro Atlanta as one of ACORN’s Home Buyers Campaign teams visiting throughout the area. I’ve hit …

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Government at all Levels Needs to Act on Contract Purchase Predators – Now!

Citizen Wealth Financial Justice Foreclosure

New Orleans   Advocates and lawyers are firing more and more bullets at contract purchase predators and the Home Savers Campaign has raised the ante on its demands to Fannie Mae (FNMA) in yet more signs that the offensive against these real estate robber barons is gaining increased traction. Another front has opened with the filing …

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FNMA Opens a Crack in the Predatory Land Contracts Wall

ACORN Citizen Wealth Financial Justice

New Orleans   Fresh off our meeting and work in Detroit, the Home Savers Campaign got a break. In response to Baltimore Congressman Elijah Cummings complaints about Vision Property Management, the national rent-to-own operation’s lack of cooperation with him and his committee, symbolized by the lead poisoning of children living in one of their contracted properties, …

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