Detroit's Tax Foreclosure Crisis

Feeley, Dianne
September 2016
Against the Current;2016, Vol. 31 Issue 184, p1
The article discusses issues concerning foreclosure faced by homeowners with three years of back taxes. It discusses reasons for failure to reassess such as disproportionate percentage of subprime mortgages foisted on African Americans in Metro Detroit. It also highlights homeowners who were denied poverty tax exemption due to which they face foreclosure and eviction.


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