Faile Street
Apartment Foreclosure in the South Bronx

The apartment foreclosure crisis hurt millions of middle class Americans. but it also impacted apartment dwellers. in new york city, apartment foreclosures left thousand of mostly lower-income renters living in buildings stuck in limbo; between former owners, forclosing banks and the auction block. buildings without owners are left unmaintained, leaving tenants in deteriorating, unhealthy conditions. faile street follows four tenants living in the south bronx - and the housing advocates they turn to for help - as they struggle to keep their homes livable and their families safe.