Monthly Archives: July 2012

County official sees value in ‘land bank’ of foreclosed properties

By David Roeder “Land banks, agencies set up to acquire vacant and foreclosed homes and make them community assets once again, work in Michigan, Ohio and New York and the idea should get a tryout here, said Cook County Commissioner Bridget Gainer. She’s spent a fair amount of time on land banks, examining their impact elsewhere, considering…” Read More

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