SAN FRANCISCO -- The massive waves of foreclosures have bogged down the nation like a natural disaster and require a large-scale response, said Frances Flynn Thorsen, managing editor for the RealTown.com online community. "This crisis is like Hurricane Katrina, and in order to save it, we all have to come together like people came together for Katrina," said Thorsen, a panelist during a Foreclosure Workshop session on Wednesday at the Real Estate Connect conference. Thorsen was joined on the panel, "Relationship 2.0: How to Help Homeowners While Closing Business," by Eli Tene, president of I Short Sale Inc.; Heidi Mueller, broker associate of Prudential California Realty; and Tom Geller, author of "Save My Home: 10 Steps to Avoiding Foreclosure." Pa...
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