Dennis Pahlisch stands on a street in The Bridges at Shadow Glen in Bend on Thursday. Pahilsch's company, Pahlisch Homes, started building the community just prior to the 2008 financial crisis and is now close to finishing the project. (Joe Kline/Bulletin photo)
A trader rubs his eyes on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange on Sept. 17, 2008. By this time, home prices had sunk and layoffs spiked. On Wall Street, Lehman Brothers had gone bankrupt on Sept. 15, essentially touching off a terrible recession.
(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)
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