About 7 years ago, Nina Brown found herself among the more than 5 million Americans who have lost their houses to foreclosure since the Great Recession. And like many of them, Brown says she is not in a rush to jump back into the housing market.
Feb. 1, 2014 Nina Brown and son Jaylen Johnson, 13, stand in front of their former home in Atlanta. Brown, a producer for the “Frank Ski Show,” works at WHUR (96.3 FM) radio in the District during the week and travels to Atlanta for the weekend to be with her son. Amanda Voisard/For The Washington Post Buy Photo