Department of Geography and Planning

Foreclosures don’t always mean loss of home, geography professors’ research shows

September 13th, 2012

Dr. Dan Hammel 


Dr. Sujata Shetty

Housing foreclosures may have dropped from the front-page news, but Americans are still losing their homes. Dr. Dan Hammel, professor in the Department of Geography and Planning, who’s researching several aspects of national foreclosure trends, said that the situation remains volatile: “Are we still in a foreclosure crisis? Yes, because some of the root causes and practices that led to the crisis are ongoing.” He noted that... Learn more


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