Senator and presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) is taking aim at Wall Street and the unregulated takeover of the rental housing market by the country’s largest investment firms.
Her bill would require the government to help keep the majority of these homes in the possession of individuals, community groups, and affordable-housing developers by setting aside a supply of mortgages that Wall Street can't touch.
It would also order the Federal Housing Authority to sell a minimum of 75 percent of single-family properties acquired through foreclosure to owner-occupant buyers or to community groups who will rehab the properties and sell them to owner-occupants.
Needless to say, this is a very big story to watch.
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