Despite a drop in foreclosures, getting a loan modification is still a challenge. For a Brentwood woman, no one seemed to pay attention to her case until she turned to CBS 5 ConsumerWatch.
Underwater homeowners frantic to hold onto their homes have become a tempting target for scam artists offering loan modification help at a hefty price.
A mortgage modification event being held this week at the San Jose Convention Center represents a last ditch- effort for hundreds of homeowners keep the roofs over their heads.
California legislators are taking the ongoing foreclosure crisis head on, with a new slate of bills known as the Homeowners Protection Act.