Like WBEZ, Chicago public television station WTTW is participating in the national Facing the Mortgage Crisis initiative by documenting the region's foreclosure stories on its nightly public affairs program, Chicago Tonight.
When Stephanie and Bob Walker made the decision in 2006 to trade up from their Los Angeles condo, they thought they found the perfect home.‚ "It had just been reduced by a lot of money and we jumped on it because we felt like it was perfect, had a lot of potential, (and) gorgeous views," Ms.
I live just a couple blocks away from this four-plus-one building at 5411 N. Winthrop and walk by it all the time with my son on the way to the playground. Every time I do, I want to know what the heck were they thinking? They wanted to make condos out of this hideous 1972 building?
Practically every news organization, including Chicago Public Radio, cites foreclosure statistics from RealtyTrac.‚ And if you are like me, you have probably wondered Just who are these RealtyTrac people?