Category Archives: Foreclosure

Foreclosure Defense

The golden age for foreclosure squatters may soon be coming to an end now that the $26 billion mortgage settlement has been approved. The settlement, agreed to by the nation’s five largest mortgage lenders, is expected to speed up the … Continue reading

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Foreclosure free ride: 3 years, no mortgage payment

In some states, delinquent borrowers have been squatting in their homes much longer. In Florida, the average time was 861 days, and in New York it was 1,056 days — close to three years. “Perhaps a million foreclosures could have … 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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Are recent anti-foreclosure laws contributing to a mini-bubble in the housing market?

Miami leads the nation in the number of foreclosures. However, new laws require a judicial review for a foreclosure can delay the process for up to two years. Continue reading

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Why You Should Hire a Foreclosure Defense Attorney

Thousands of South Florida homeowners continue to lose homes due to financial turmoil, and despite the marketing barrage of clever legal maneuvers, the best defense hinges on securing a foreclosure attorney in Miami. Viewed from afar, many homeowners feel they … Continue reading

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