Many area bank-owned houses remain, this one on Lookout Drive near Fine Avenue in Modesto. (Joan Barnett Lee / The Modesto Bee)
Many area bank-owned houses remain, this one on Lookout Drive near Fine Avenue in Modesto. (Joan Barnett Lee / The Modesto Bee)
Many area bank-owned houses remain, this one on Lookout Drive near Fine Avenue in Modesto. (Joan Barnett Lee / The Modesto Bee)

New laws help reduce foreclosures

April 16, 2009 10:57 PM