Collecting Debts on Dubious Foreclosures - New York Times (blog)


New York Times (blog)

Collecting Debts on Dubious Foreclosures
New York Times (blog)
In early 2012, when five big banks settled with government officials over foreclosure abuses in the housing bust, the settlement sum, $26 billion, was actually a small price for the banks to pay. It was small compared to the economic damage from the ...

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Tribal Council can't stop foreclosures - The Robesonian


Tribal Council can't stop foreclosures
The Robesonian
The move to pass a resolution concerning foreclosure came in response to concerns that 34 families could be evicted from their tribe-owned properties by Christmas. The tribal administration, headed by Chairman Paul Brooks, recently beefed up efforts to ...

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Default notices rise to 9-month high - U-T San Diego


U-T San Diego

Default notices rise to 9-month high
U-T San Diego
FILE - In this file photograph taken Feb. 23, 2009, a foreclosure sign blows in the wind in front of a home under foreclosure in Antioch, Calif. The number of U.S. homes repossessed by lenders last month fell to the lowest level in more than five years ...


Firm Accused Of Illegal Practices That Push Families Into Foreclosure - NPR


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Firm Accused Of Illegal Practices That Push Families Into Foreclosure
NPR
The fallout from the housing crisis isn't over. According to Moody's Analytics, there were 700,000 foreclosures last year. And some of those people probably didn't need to lose their homes. Even now, more than six years after the housing crash, lawyers ...
Major Firm Under Investigation For Allegedly Forcing Families Into ForeclosureAtlanta Black Star

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Watchdog Proposes Rules to Protect Homeowners From Bad Foreclosures - STLtoday.com


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Watchdog Proposes Rules to Protect Homeowners From Bad Foreclosures
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The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Thursday proposed new rules that would offer U.S. homeowners additional protection from foreclosure. The proposals are part of the CFPB's ongoing effort to protect struggling homeowners and make the mortgage ...
CFPB Proposes Rules To Protect Consumers From Shoddy Foreclosure PracticesThe Consumerist
Watchdog outlines proposed foreclosure rulesMPA News
CFPB Seeks Expansion of Foreclosure ProtectionsNational Mortgage Professional Magazine

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Why more homes are being sold at foreclosure auctions even though the ... - Washington Post (blog)


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Why more homes are being sold at foreclosure auctions even though the ...
Washington Post (blog)
The reasons behind the uptick in auctions are slightly different in every state, said Daren Blomquist, a vice president at Realty Trac. But the underlying theme is that banks are finally getting around to clearing a backlog of foreclosures that have ...
Orlando ranks 2nd in U.S. for foreclosuresOrlando Sentinel
Foreclosures drop in October across South FloridaSun Sentinel
U.S. Foreclosures Increase 15 Percent, Biggest Monthly Increase Since 2010World Property Journal
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