Foreclosed homes in Connecticut
By The Kasey Group
The Connecticut Post ran this article on March 17, 2009 that describes the steps the City of Bridgeport is taking to fill bank owned/foreclosed homes. City to broker foreclosed homes By Rob VarnonSTAFF WRITER Updated: 03/17/2009 11:07:41 PM EDT BRIDGEPORT -- Mayor Bill Finch unveiled a $25 million program Tuesday that within a month could begin to put families into 200 foreclosed and abandoned properties in the city. "The first loans will go out in two weeks," Finch pledged at a news conference in front of a foreclosed home at 72 Sidney St. He was there to announce the launch of Bridgeport's "Neighborhood Stabilization Program Funding," accompanied by state officials and several employees of nonprofits. The program will leverage $6 million in federal funding to create a $25 million ...