Cities Trying to Fight Back Against Home Exploitation Scams

ACORN Citizen Wealth Financial Justice Foreclosure

New Orleans     Perhaps against their will, some Ohio communities from have become ground zero in trying to throw roadblocks in the path of companies exploiting the desperate need of lower income and working families for affordable housing and, just maybe, the hopes of traversing the credit desert to home ownership. The best local …

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Wisconsin Worker Whistleblowers Expose Vision Rent-to-Own Scams

Citizen Wealth Financial Justice Foreclosure Ideas and Issues

Pittsburgh   Vision Property Management, headquartered in South Carolina, seemed like a bad penny that kept turning up in every neighborhood we door knocked in Pennsylvania and Ohio. The ACORN teams spent a lot of time before and after these visits trying to understand as clearly as possible the business model for the company. It was …

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