The Long Island Foreclosure Crisis: Stabilizing the Communities Most Impacted by Foreclosures in Nassau and Suffolk Counties

Michael Hanley, Ruhi Maker and Barbara van Kerhove April 15, 2013

A report released by the Empire Justice Center shows that foreclosures continue to be widespread across Long Island, but that many communities, particularly communities of color, have disproportionate concentrations of foreclosures.  The report uses detailed maps and analysis of foreclosure and lending data to pinpoint the hardest hit communities where policymakers and lenders need to focus attention to avert community and tax base deterioration.

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