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Seniors Affected by Foreclosure

OPB | Broadcast: July 23, 2012

The AARP found that a large number of Americans over 50 are falling victim to the mortgage crisis. 

Help for Oregon Homeowners

OPB | Broadcast: Feb. 27, 2012

How might new rules about about mortgage lenders put out by the Oregon Attorney General's office — and two Oregon legislative proposals on the same subject — affect homeowners?

Property Taxes for Seniors

OPB | Broadcast: Nov. 3, 2011

Many senior citizens and people with disabilities in Oregon are finding they no longer qualify for a property tax deferral program. What will this mean for them when property taxes are due later this month?

Obama's Mortgage Proposal

OPB | Broadcast: Oct. 26, 2011

What's the likely impact of President Obama's plan to help underwater homeowners with their mortgages?

Housing Update

OPB | Broadcast: Sept. 19, 2011

Home foreclosure filings are on the decline in some parts of the state, but where is the housing market headed now? 

Strategic Default

OPB | Broadcast: March 15, 2011

We explore the choices homeowers face when the value of their mortgage exceeds the value of their home.

Keeping Track of Cows

OPB | Broadcast: April 15, 2010

What's the best way to determine who owns a cow?

Bankers On Board

OPB | Broadcast: March 9, 2009

What does the president's foreclosure plan look like from the lenders' perspective?

A Homeowner Bailout?

OPB | Broadcast: Feb. 19, 2009

How will President Obama's foreclosure plan resonate in Oregon?

Borrowers and Lenders Be

OPB | Broadcast: July 1, 2008

Have lending practices tightened too much... or not enough?

Brokering a Better Loan

OPB | Broadcast: Feb. 19, 2008

Who should decide if you can afford your mortgage?