The Land Bank RevolutionNew Book:
Jim Rokakis and Gus Frangos
The Land Bank Revolution: How Ohio’s Communities Fought Back Against the Foreclosure Crisis (Parafine Press: Cleveland, 2020)

An Insiders’ view of how they brought county land banks to life in Ohio, beginning in Cuyahoga County, where that land bank since 2009 has demolished thousands of vacant, foreclosed houses and facilitated the rehabilitation of many more. It tells how funding was obtained through a variety of local, state and federal sources.