James M. Nelson
…has nearly 40 years’ banking experience, including work as federal bank examiner, agricultural and commercial lending, and ultimately owning his own banking services company. With nearly as much real estate experience, Nelson’s work as a licensed commercial broker has included many multifamily projects.
James Nelson blows the whistle on the multifamily property management cartel, exposing artificial price-fixing, rent hiking, discrimination, and the systematic dismantling of America’s consumer protection watchdog, the CFPB. “Stealing Home” is a clear call to action to curb sky-rocketing rental rates and closing costs (fees) and take back the American housing market.
Julie Blacklow, former KING-5 Seattle investigative journalist
Mike Withey, human rights lawyer, former president of the Public Justice Foundation
T’wina Nobles, President, and CEO, Tacoma Urban League
Nelson’s righteous anger makes this book a must-read for not only those in the real estate and banking industries but also for anyone who seeks to understand why, in the words of activist Jimmy McMillan, “Rent Is Too Damn High.” (Read more…)
– Kirkus Reviews
With the Eviction Crisis looming and millions of Americans facing the threat of homelessness, many Americans are left wondering, “will the government bail out the people?” The US Government has spent billions of dollars in the last two decades doing just that for Wall Street. Banks and investment firms that defrauded the public and blew up the economy walked away with money to spare. So, will rent-strapped Americans receive the same treatment, or will they be left to fend for themselves?
What info have you given away to your landlord?
Who do they share it with (for their profit)?
How can they use it against you now?
Can’t Make Rent?
You’re Not Alone
Since 2006, rental and housing prices across the country have doubled. Sky rocketing rental rates are engineered by increasingly sophisticated AI while low income housing is simply vanishing from the marketplace.
Here are some resources at your disposal.