Lawmakers Look To Speed Up Foreclosure Handlings, Again

With Florida atop or near atop the list of foreclosure-ridden states, lawmakers on Thursday began looking again at ways to speed up the handling of foreclosure cases that now can take two years or more to wind their way through the courts.



Weston Home Values Defy Downward Trend

While most homeowners across South Florida have seen their property values drop by as much as half in the last couple of years, one Broward city has bucked the trend.


(Photo Credit: CBS4)  A Sunrise home suffered severe damage due to a tornado on Tuesday, October 18th, 2011.

Tornado Damages Homes In Plantation & Sunrise

Homeowners in Sunrise and Plantation are assessing the damage left behind by a tornado that caused major property damage and minor injuries.


Homeowners in Sunrise are cleaning up after a possible tornado touched down in their neighborhood Tuesday night. (CBS4)

Several Homes Damaged As Severe Weather Sweeps Across S. Fla.

Homeowners in one Sunrise neighborhood are assessing the damage after a possible tornado touchdown Tuesday night.



South Florida Home Market Still Struggling

The home market has been the foundation of the Great Recession in South Florida for years. While sales of homes and condos may be increasing, the chances of the average Joe getting some of these great deals remains slim.


Housing Obama

Fla. Senate Cracks Down On Vacant Home Takeovers

It would be harder for people to take possession of land or homes that they don’t own under a bill passed Wednesday by the Senate and sent to the House.


Claudio Osorio and his wife Amarilis pose with First Lady Michelle Obama.   (Source: The Miami Herald)

Miami Business Man Sued For Fraud Over Haiti Homes

A South Florida businessman who convinced investors to back his proposal to build low cost housing in Haiti in the weeks after last year’s earthquake is now being sued for not delivering.



I-Team: Homeowners Left With Unfulfilled Promises

Seven years later, a group of homeowners continue waiting for the county to rebuild their homes that were destroyed by a tornado.



Federal Funds To Aid Struggling Homeowners

Homeowners struggling to make their mortgage payments may be able to get a helping hand from Uncle Sam.


(Source: CBS4)

Miami Real Estate Searches Rise In 2010 found that Miami was the fifth most searched city when it comes to real estate.