New York Presses Banks on Foreclosures

July 14, 2010  |  

(NYT) — Hoping to succeed where Washington has largely failed, New York City’s comptroller, John C. Liu, and six large unions plan to begin a campaign on Wednesday to press the biggest banks to do more to prevent foreclosures in the New York area.  Mr. Liu said the group would sendCitigroupJPMorgan ChaseBank of America and Wells Fargo, among others, a letter that criticizes them for dragging their feet on modifying mortgages that are underwater or delinquent, and that urges them to do “everything possible” to avert foreclosures.

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