Getting a new mortgage after a foreclosure - Los Angeles Times


Los Angeles Times

Getting a new mortgage after a foreclosure
Los Angeles Times
Dear Liz: Is it true that we can't refinance our home until seven years after a foreclosure? We lost a rental property six years ago. Our credit scores now are in the 740 range, and we are anxious to take advantage of lower rates since our mortgage ...


New Wayne County treasurer crusades to further reduce foreclosures - Crain's Detroit Business


Crain's Detroit Business

New Wayne County treasurer crusades to further reduce foreclosures
Crain's Detroit Business
New Wayne County Treasurer Eric Sabree frequently strolls the county office hallways asking visitors if they received the tax information they need or had a good experience with county employees. He periodically calls the treasurer's office to see how ...


Foreclosures Drop in New York and New Jersey as Courts Pick Up Pace - Wall Street Journal


Wall Street Journal

Foreclosures Drop in New York and New Jersey as Courts Pick Up Pace
Wall Street Journal
Edward Navarro, a former telephone clerk on the New York Stock Exchange, has been facing foreclosure on his attached two-family house in Woodhaven, Queens, since 2009. On Friday, the 69-year-old had yet another day in court, his 12th in 14 months.

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Rise in Mass. foreclosures adds urgency to push for local mitigation powers - Berkshire Eagle (subscription)


Rise in Mass. foreclosures adds urgency to push for local mitigation powers
Berkshire Eagle (subscription)
Grace Ross of Massachusetts Alliance Against Predatory Lending (right) and Esther Ngollu (left) of Beverly testified Tuesday in favor of a bill that seeks to allow cities and towns to establish pre-foreclosure programs. (Antonio Caban — State House ...

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July foreclosures in South Florida fall 4 percent, report says - Sun Sentinel


Sun Sentinel

July foreclosures in South Florida fall 4 percent, report says
Sun Sentinel
New foreclosure cases fell 4 percent in South Florida in July, remaining well below the pre-recession level of a decade ago, a new report shows. In Palm Beach, Broward and Miami-Dade counties, there were 1,267 filings last month, compared with 1,316 in ...


Foreclosure crisis worsens in Massachusetts, spurring cries of state inaction - MassLive.com


MassLive.com

Foreclosure crisis worsens in Massachusetts, spurring cries of state inaction
MassLive.com
The reason, experts say, is a backlog of old foreclosures that were stalled due to a state law that are only now proceeding. But advocates for homeowners say the state is also not doing enough to help struggling homeowners. Elyse Cherry, CEO of Boston ...