BUSINESS
09/18/2009 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Unemployment Spike Compounds Foreclosure Crisis

The country's growing unemployment is overtaking subprime mortgages as the main driver of foreclosures, according to bankers and economists, threatening to send even higher the number of borrowers who will lose their homes and making the foreclosure crisis far more complicated to unwind.

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