Foreclosures Are Causing Health Crisis?

Dymi, Amilda
December 2011
Mortgage Servicing News;Dec2011, Vol. 15 Issue 12, p1
The article focuses on a long-term survey on the impact of housing crisis on older Americans which links foreclosures to health crisis in the U.S. The survey was conducted by the Organized Research Center on Aging at the University of Maryland School of Medicine. The result of the survey indicates that mortgage default are substantially increasing risk of depression among homeowners age 50 and above. A separate survey which showed an increase of health issues is highlighted.


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