Wayne County extends foreclosure deadline - The Detroit News


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Wayne County extends foreclosure deadline
The Detroit News
“We continue to do all we can to help taxpayers avoid foreclosure,” Chief Deputy Treasurer David Szymanski wrote in an email. “This is one step to make sure people can access the new programs granted by the legislature to reduce interest and save their ...
Mass Tax Foreclosure Threatens Detroit HomeownersNPR
Detroit-area homeowners try to stop foreclosuresSalt Lake Tribune
Detroit faces massive tax foreclosure crisisWorkers World
Patch.com
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Foreclosure to Home Free, as 5-Year Clock Expires - New York Times


New York Times

Foreclosure to Home Free, as 5-Year Clock Expires
New York Times
Now a legal quirk could bring a surreal ending to her foreclosure case and many others around the country: They may get to keep their homes without ever having to pay another dime. The reason, lawyers for homeowners argue, is that the cases have ...
Homeowners facing foreclosure may instead be home freeBoston Globe (subscription)
There's No Such Thing as a Free HouseBloomberg View

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Massachusetts foreclosure starts on the rise - Boston Globe (subscription)


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Massachusetts foreclosure starts on the rise
Boston Globe (subscription)
The Warren Group said Tuesday that lenders filed foreclosure petitions on 868 homes statewide in February, almost two times the 439 recorded in February 2014. That increase comes on top of a 70 percent jump recorded in January and a 45 percent annual ...
Mass. foreclosures plunged 14.6% in FebruaryWorcester Business Journal
Massachusetts Foreclosure Starts Increase in February 2015Boston.com
Bay State Foreclosure Deeds Decline By Double-Digits In FebruaryBanker & Tradesman

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Lawmakers to protect tenants from foreclosures - WTNH


WTNH

Lawmakers to protect tenants from foreclosures
WTNH
In 2009, the Protecting Tenants at Foreclosure Act passed, which meant tenants in foreclosed homes could stay in their homes for the remainder of their lease, or for at least 90 days post-foreclosure. That measure expired on December 31st, 2014 ...
Programs, laws protect Greater New Haven homeowners, tenants from foreclosureNew Haven Register

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Massachusetts AG Assists Homeowners Who Benefited from Settlement Over ... - DSNews.com


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Massachusetts AG Assists Homeowners Who Benefited from Settlement Over ...
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computers The office of Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey has launched a website to assist homeowners who benefited from a $2.7 million settlement with four national banks to resolve claims of unlawful foreclosures in the state, according to ...
Massachusetts AG Launches Webpage About Unlawful ForeclosuresLoanSafe (registration) (blog)
AG Healey Launches Webpage for Homeowners Seeking Assistance From ...RealEstateRama (press release)

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March foreclosures drop 12% over 2014 - Cherokee Tribune


March foreclosures drop 12% over 2014
Cherokee Tribune
Foreclosures should continue to remain near normal levels when compared to pre-recession totals. While monthly fluctuation can occur based on the time of year, the overall trend for 2015 should remain at a level at or near normalized foreclosure ...