Tue., July 22, 2014 11:11pm (EDT)

  • Mon., April 15, 2013 9:00am
    Nationwide data compiled by Zillow identified the worst 1 percent of ZIP codes for mortgage debt exceeding home value. Georgia has nearly a quarter...
  • Thu., April 11, 2013 3:56pm
    Just over 18 thousand homeowners in Georgia will start seeing checks from their mortgage servicer starting Friday. The payments are part of a...
  • Fri., January 4, 2013 11:28pm
    Georgia has distributed only a fraction of federal money available to help struggling homeowners pay their mortgages and avoid foreclosure. That’s...
  • Tue., December 25, 2012 9:00am
    Three Georgia counties have filed a lawsuit claiming that British bank HSBC engaged in predatory lending that ended up costing them hundreds of...
  • Fri., October 19, 2012 11:00am
    Three Georgia counties are suing a British bank, claiming that predatory lending harmed property owners as the housing market collapsed. Cobb, DeKalb...
  • Mon., August 6, 2012 11:58am
    A court ruling in Georgia could force those foreclosing on homes to disclose who actually owns the loan. The ruling last month said that the name of...
  • Thu., June 7, 2012 4:30pm
    Research firm CoreLogic reported this week that Georgia home prices fell another 5.6 percent in April compared to a year ago. Some analysts say new...
  • Thu., May 17, 2012 7:05am
    In Georgia, bank repossessions, auctions and default notices jumped 22 percent from April 2011. And the state still has the fifth highest foreclosure...
  • Fri., April 13, 2012 8:25pm
    The HomeSafe Georgia program aims to give relief to unemployed and underemployed homeowners at risk of foreclosure. But many applicants say they aren...
  • Thu., April 5, 2012 9:00am
    Millions of dollars in a fund intended to help unemployed Georgia homeowners avoid foreclosure have gone unspent, even as 12,000 residents get...