Chris Arnold NPR correspondent Chris Arnold is based in Boston. His reports are heard regularly on NPR's award-winning newsmagazines Morning Edition, All Things Considered and Weekend Edition.

Foreclosures Still Dragging Down Housing, Economy

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A Mistake That Stole Christmas? A Foreclosure Story

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Mortgage Rates' Slight Rise Still Threatens Market

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Rachel Keyser and her daughter, Sydney, stand in front of their house in Deerfield, N.H. Since falling prey to a mortgage scam in 2004, Keyser has faced repeated attempts to foreclose on the house. Chris Arnold/NPR hide caption

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Woman's Foreclosure Nightmare: 'Like A Black Hole'

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Persistent Uncertainty Keeps Employers From Hiring

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The Custom Group trains workers at its school to use many of the latest high-tech machines. But for simple tasks, workers still use some of the original equipment from 1969, when the company started. Chris Arnold /NPR hide caption

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To Fill Job Skills, Firm Brings Training In House

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A homeowner fills out a form to request mortgage information at a Fannie Mae Mortgage Help Center in Culver City, Calif. Politicians and economists are debating the merits of a grand plan to offer many homeowners the opportunity to refinance. Damian Dovarganes/AP hide caption

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Mass-Refinancing Plan Has Doubters

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Charles Gibson and his wife, Michelle, are helped by a Neighborhood Assistance Corporation of America staff member in getting a reduction on their loan for their Riverside, Calif., home. Some economists are pushing for a plan that would streamline refinancing for all government-backed loans. Damian Dovarganes/AP hide caption

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Economic Woes Spur Interest In Refinancing Plan

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U.S. Homeownership Remains At 10-Year Low

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John and Nancy Longval say they've had a hard time working with their lender, CitiMortgage, on a loan modification. Chris Arnold/NPR hide caption

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Housing Advocates Seek Foreclosure Options

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Fannie, Freddie Bailout Continues To Cost Taxpayers

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John and Nancy Longval are on the verge of getting a loan modification after petitioning their lender, CitiMortgage, for two years. Chris Arnold/NPR hide caption

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Mediation Effort Aims To Untangle Foreclosure Mess

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Is Economy's Partial Recovery Enough For Voters?

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Major U.S. Banks Investigated For Foreclosure Fraud

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Congress Weighs Big Homeowner Refinancing Plan

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