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Foreclosure Settlements Expiring for Homeowners

Time has run out for millions of homeowners who lost their home to foreclosure in 2009 and 2010 to have their cases reviewed for errors. As part of a settlement between federal bank regulators and mortgage servicers, homeowners whose cases … Continue reading

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How to Hire a Bankruptcy Attorney

Despite rosy predictions about an improving economy, many American families still feel the pinch of the Great Recession, struggling to make financial sense of their lives in the wakes of layoffs, reductions in wages or hours, and foreclosures. Many South … Continue reading

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Foreclosures Still Plaguing South Florida

In 2013 the housing market in South Florida has been rebounding with rising home prices and sales. At the same time, over 40 percent of mortgaged homes in the state’s biggest market, Miami, remain underwater financially, according to Corelogic. This … Continue reading

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Federal Guidelines Expediting Short Sale Procedures

The Federal Housing Finance Agency has heard the plight of homeowners, buyers and lenders and has now issued new guidance requirements intended to expedite the process for Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac backed loans. Continue reading

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October News and Events

SHORT SALES Short Sale Fraud ‘Heating Up’, expert says By Jeff Collins / The Orange County Register As short sales become increasingly dominant in today’s market, so has short sale fraud, said short sale expert Kathy Mehringer. “Fraud is heating … Continue reading

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