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Bay Area Housing Market

A foreclosure sign hangs on a fence in front of a foreclosed home on April 6, 2011. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Mayor Quan Announces Oakland’s Plan To Help Homeowners Facing Foreclosure

The city of Oakland announced on Tuesday that it wants to help the estimated 3,500 homeowners who currently face foreclosure by buying up properties and selling them back to the homeowners at current rates.

10/09/2012