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Sponsored PostDAL Law Firm: How to get help to avoid foreclosure

DAL Law Firm: How to get help to avoid foreclosure

From Advertiser DAL Law Firm:How to Get Help to Avoid Foreclosure If you or someone you know may be facing foreclosure, there are various options available to assist, one of which may be a loan modification.... [Read more]

LETTER: ‘I am committed to bringing about positive change in Burien…’

LETTER: ‘I am committed to bringing about positive change in Burien…’

[EDITOR’S NOTE: The following is a Letter to the Editor, written by a Reader. It does not necessarily reflect the opinion of The B-Town Blog nor its staff:] Dear Council Members, I am forwarding... [Read more]

City Questioned on Taxpayer Money Used to Clean Up Foreclosed Property

City Questioned on Taxpayer Money Used to Clean Up Foreclosed Property

by Jack Mayne North Burien resident Dick West wants to know why Burien city government spent upwards of $15,000 to clean up debris and trash from a foreclosed home at 11416 26th Ave. South (map below)... [Read more]

Ownership Of Town Square Transferred to Group Holding Construction Loan

Ownership Of Town Square Transferred to Group Holding Construction Loan

Early Friday (Oct. 29th), it was announced that ownership of Burien’s Town Square condominium/retail development was transferred to Corus Construction Venture LLC, which acquired the construction loan... [Read more]

SLIDESHOW: Protesters March Into Chase Bank & Bank Of America Branches

SLIDESHOW: Protesters March Into Chase Bank & Bank Of America Branches

Tuesday morning (Oct. 26th) at 11:30am, numerous workers, families, and community members marched into the Burien branches of Chase Bank and Bank of America to protest their demands to freeze foreclosures... [Read more]

Urban Partners Anticipates Imminent Settlement Over Town Square Complex

Urban Partners Anticipates Imminent Settlement Over Town Square Complex

by Ralph Nichols Despite recent notice of a pending foreclosure action against the condominium/retail complex in Burien Town Square, negotiations between Urban Partners and ST Residential have progressed... [Read more]

REPORT: Burien Town Square Facing Foreclosure

REPORT: Burien Town Square Facing Foreclosure

The Seattle Times reports that Burien’s Town Square is facing foreclosure. According to the report: The firm that holds the note on the construction loan for Burien Town Square Condominium filed... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Scenes From Friday’s ACORN Phone-In To Save Woman’s Home From Foreclosure

PHOTOS: Scenes From Friday’s ACORN Phone-In To Save Woman’s Home From Foreclosure

Friday afternoon (Sept. 11th), the Burien offices of ACORN were busy with volunteer “Foreclosure Fighters” who were dialing phones on behalf of Maria Morales, a White Center woman whose home... [Read more]

Want To Help A Woman From Foreclosure? ACORN Needs Your Help Today!

Want To Help A Woman From Foreclosure? ACORN Needs Your Help Today!

On Wednesday, Sept. 9th our sister site The White Center Blog first reported how Burien-based community-service group ACORN is trying to help save resident Maria Morales’ home from foreclosure by... [Read more]

Family Avoids Foreclosure Thanks To Burien ACORN Office

Family Avoids Foreclosure Thanks To Burien ACORN Office

The innovative low-income helping newspaper Real Change has an interesting article on how a Burien family avoided foreclosure on their home through the Burien-based ACORN office. Definitely worth a read... [Read more]