foreclosure

4:23pm

Wed February 5, 2014
Your Legal Rights 7pm 02.05.14

Protections for homeowners and tenants in foreclosure or who have gone through foreclosure.

Protections for homeowners and tenants in foreclosure or who have gone through foreclosure.

Guests:  Leon Bayer, Certified Specialist in Bankruptcy Law; Keith Ogden, Staff Attorney, Community Legal Services in East Palo Alto; Shirley Gibson, Legal Aid Society of San Mateo County; and Maeve Elise Brown, Executive Director, Housing and Economic Rights Advocates.
Listeners with questions or comments for Chuck and his guests, please call 415-841-4134.

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12:00am

Tue October 29, 2013

8:38pm

Thu October 10, 2013
Your Legal Rights 7pm 10.09.13

Bankruptcy Law.

Bankruptcy Law:  Financially desperate consumers dealing with loan sharks, and consumer rights regarding student debt. 

Guest:  Certified Specialist in Bankruptcy Law Leon Bayer.

Listeners with questions/comments for Chuck Finney and Leon Bayer, please call: 415-841-4134

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8:30pm

Thu October 10, 2013
Cops & Courts

Your Legal Rights 10/9/13

Interview with bankruptcy attorney Leon Bayer.

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6:11pm

Mon July 15, 2013
Economy/Labor/Biz

Richmond Mayor Gayle McLaughlin on city's bold plan to stem foreclosures

A foreclosed home in Richmond, California
Under CC license from Flickr user CoCo ACCE

The City of Richmond was hit hard when the housing bubble burst – about 12,000 homeowners there are underwater. That’s roughly half of all mortgage holders in the city.  Richmond’s City Council recently approved a radical new plan to use eminent domain to buy underwater mortgages and resell them to beleaguered homeowners at lower prices. Richmond mayor Gayle McLaughlin spoke with KALW's Holly Kernan about her city’s radical plan to help homeowners drowning in debt.

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