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Activists Hope To Raze Vacant Homes With Foreclosure Fund

If Sen. Portman’s bill doesn’t move, it may be up to Gov. John Kasich to decide if the money in the Hardest Hit Fund can be diverted from assistance to delinquent homeowners to tearing down abandoned properties, and if so, how much.
June 25, 2013

A fund set up to help people facing foreclosure is being eyed by others who’ve been working on the housing crisis who want to use it for something else.