Broward News

And Now, a Break From the Gloom and Doom in the South Florida Housing Market

Maybe the worst days of this region's housing crisis are finally behind us.

A day after President Barack Obama outlined a plan to help as many as 9 million families avoid foreclosures comes news that the number of foreclosure filings in South Florida fell 12 percent in January.

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Thomas Francis