Chicagoland Foreclosures Are Decreasing, but Many Still Struggle to Stay in their Homes

2539334956_87cef7e457_qA recent article that appeared in Progress Illinois revealed that although house foreclosures in the Chicago area have returned to pre-recession numbers, the housing crisis is still affecting area homeowners. Author Ellyn Fortino reports that Chicago activist who are working to help struggling homeowners say that “many communities, particularly low-wealth and majority minority neighborhoods, continue to grapple with the effects of the housing crisis.” If your home is taking you underwater financially, bankruptcy may be a viable option for you. Learn more about what you can do by scheduling a free consultation with one of our bankruptcy attorneys.

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