Blog posts • Apr 25, 2012 12:00 EDT
What would Chuck Coulson, the man known as Richard Nixon's 'hatchet man', have to say about the foreclosure crisis? Attorney Roy Oppenheim ponders.
Blog posts • Apr 20, 2012 18:04 EDT
Are Eric Schneiderman and his RMBS Working Group doing a thorough investigation of the housing crisis, or are we getting another dog and pony show?
Blog posts • Apr 13, 2012 22:30 EDT
Foreclosures are once again on the rise in Florida, is Edward DeMarco finally ready to offer principal reduction? and Bank of America forecloses on itself?
Friday Round-Up; Foreclosure Settlement Signed; Oversight Begins; Palm Beach Foreclosures Jump; Feds Offer REO Rental Rules
Blog posts • Apr 06, 2012 18:00 EDT
The $25 billion foreclosed settlement is now official, new foreclosures have jumped in Palm Beach, and the Federal Reserve wants banks to become landlords.
Blog posts • Apr 05, 2012 18:05 EDT
JP Morgan Chase CEO Jamie Dimon fails to offer up any honest reasoning for his bank's role in the robosigning crisis in his annual letter to shareholders.
Blog posts • Apr 03, 2012 18:00 EDT
HSH Nordbank AG is now suing Barclays over mortgage-backed securities they bought from the NY-based bank.
Saturday Round-Up; Mortgage Debt Relief Extended?; NY Foreclosure Dismissed; Foreclosure Crisis in A Quilt
Blog posts • Mar 31, 2012 13:15 EDT
The Mortgage Relief Debt Act could be extended, and the foreclosure crisis told through a quilt in this week's roundup.
Blog posts • Mar 27, 2012 11:18 EDT
Could Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac finally be willing to sign off on principal reduction as a way to keep homeowners out of foreclosure and in their homes?
Blog posts • Mar 23, 2012 17:59 EDT
I think we have Project X to thank for a new program Bank of America is now testing to keep borrowers in their homes by turning them into renters.
Blog posts • Mar 21, 2012 16:59 EDT
Over a year ago I felt compelled to call out the Wall Street Journal after a particular column really got under my skin. It’s time to call them out once more.
Friday Round-Up; Budget Cuts Cripple Foreclosure Docket; Whistleblower gets $18 mil; Stern employees settle
Blog posts • Mar 16, 2012 17:07 EDT
What budget cuts in the Clerk's Office will do to your foreclosure case, plus a homeowner's dogged work when she was threatened with foreclosure results in a payday.
Blog posts • Mar 13, 2012 18:00 EDT
The mortgage settlement has been filed in court, yet they still don't lift the veil on the vast crimes perpetrated by the banks.
Friday Round-Up — Bank Of America Makes Deal; Return of Rocket Docket?; Foreclosed Military To Receive Pay Day
Blog posts • Mar 09, 2012 16:40 EST
Bank of America borrowers and active military could see windfalls because of the mortgage settlement, while we could be seeing the return of Florida's rocket docket.
Blog posts • Mar 08, 2012 16:17 EST
Short sales are great for sellers, but what if you're buying a home. If you're going to purchase a home on short sale, there are things you need to know.
Blog posts • Mar 07, 2012 16:25 EST
Even if the expanded HAMP program helps a so-called house flipper, I say it's a risk the government is right to take.