America's housing crisis has rocked the economy and continues to worsen, with tens of thousands of people facing foreclosure each week. The dialogue in the media - and in Washington - has thus far focused primarily on how the banks on Wall Street are suffering as a result of unpaid mortgages. But what about the Americans on Main Street who are actually facing eviction? What is it really like to lose one's home?
We want you to tell us.
Email your story directly to email@example.com. This can include how the housing crisis has affected you, your loved ones and your friends. So that we can notify you when your story has been published, SIGN UP HERE.
Last night, Arianna Huffington wrote that "despite being treated like an afterthought, foreclosures are actually a gateway calamity: every foreclosure is a crisis that begets a whole other set of crises." We want to give these complex and poignant individual stories the attention they deserve. We want to put them front and center, and make sure they're being seen and heard. But we can't do it without your help.
Share how a home foreclosure has impacted you or a loved one by emailing us as Submissionsfirstname.lastname@example.org.
We will feature select stories across the site. SIGN UP HERE so we can let you know when these stories are published.