How to save your home in the wake of the mass foreclosure crisis

The housing crisis has had a profound effect on Massachusetts.The state’s population is shrinking at an alarming rate, and more and more of its housing stock is in danger of being sold off in a foreclosure auction.That means that Massachusetts now ranks among the worst-affected states in the country for the number of people who …

How to get a $1,000 loan from your landlord’s agent: What you need to know

What happens when you want to buy a house, or you want a loan, but you don’t know the bank or the mortgage lender?If you want an agent who will loan you a $500,000 mortgage for your home, you’ll want to be sure that they’re trustworthy.But for someone who is not a bank, broker, or …