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The upside of home foreclosure

Buyer gets a bargain, hope replaces blight

Luis Rodriguez is renovating a three-family on Hendry Street that he bought from foreclosure. Luis Rodriguez is renovating a three-family on Hendry Street that he bought from foreclosure. (David L. Ryan/Globe Staff)
By Jenifer B. McKim
Globe Staff / August 19, 2008

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Henrique Fernandes fell in love with the three-story red house with large rooms and an expansive backyard. The Cape Verdean immigrant envisioned his children running outside to play and his extended family celebrating holidays together. (Full article: 1027 words)

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