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Judge Backs War Vet’s Upside-Down Flag Protest Outside VA Property

The ruling vindicates a 68-year-old Vietnam vet who has protested the VA’s land-use policies every Sunday since 2008, along with other veterans.


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Realtors Say Banks Are Slow To Consider Short Sales

Real estate agents in California are accusing banks of dragging their feet on so-called short sale transactions, where lenders allow homes to be sold for less than what is owed on them.


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New State Program To Help Troubled Homeowners

Four new state programs are committed to helping homeowners with hardships. The first one kicked off this month and is intended to help out-of-work homeowners.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/11/2011

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774K Homeowners Drop Out Of Obama’s Mortgage-Aid Program

More troubled homeowners are dropping out of the Obama administration’s main foreclosure-relief program, which has been widely criticized for failing to help more people keep their homes.


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Thousands Line Up For Free Mortgage Help

Thousands of people who want to avoid losing their homes are lining up in downtown Los Angeles for free mortgage help.