A bill making foreclosures quicker and easier for banks is on Gov. Pat Quinn’s desk. Critics say it will give homeowners less opportunities to save their properties.
Foreclosures are at the lowest level since 2006, but that doesn’t really tell the story.
An estimated 300 people turned out for an event on the South Side on Saturday for some free advice on how to stave off foreclosure on their homes.
Mayor-elect Rahm Emanuel says Chicago remains in a foreclosure crisis.
The Land of Lincoln surpassed Michigan in property foreclosures, tallying 151,304 filings to Michigan’s 135,874.
The new year doesn’t offer much hope of an end to the foreclosure crisis.
CHICAGO (AP) – Illinois home foreclosure activity fell almost 24 percent in November compared to the previous month. A report released Thursday by Irvine, Calif.-based RealtyTrac shows Illinois with 12,941 foreclosure filings last month. Filings […]
Cook County Sheriff Tom dart has ended a month-long moratorium on foreclosure evictions, even though a probe by his office revealed “a pattern of irregularities that may rise to criminal conduct.”
The latest home foreclosure figures show that Illinoisans are doing better than they did a year ago, but, still aren’t out of the housing mess.
New data suggest the Chicago suburbs are heading for more empty homes as a consequence of the foreclosure crisis.
Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart announced Tuesday that he is suspending evictions stemming from foreclosures filed by banks that admitted to “questionable and illegal practices.”
Three large banks have halted thousands of foreclosures after bank officials admitted the paperwork may have been flawed. Chicago was the site of one of the first congressional hearings looking into what happened.