NY Times – How the Banks Put the Economy Underwater

Extremely well written, seamless narrative that reads like a script for a special Halloween episode of American Greed ~ This excellent editorial helps make the point that a national moratorium is the only just solution.  Criminal investigations, indictments and imprisonment will go a long way towards helping our country recover.  Allow the economy to recover … Read more

Kenton Kentucky Court Order – Foreclosure Complaints Must be Accompanied by Note and Recorded Mortgage with ALL Allonges, Endorsements, and Assignments

Kenton County’s order will have a wide ranging impact on mortgage servicing clients, including timelines relating to the filing of first legal action in Kenton County, with many other counties throughout the Commonwealth expected to follow suit. The order requires all foreclosure complaints in Kenton County to be accompanied by an affidavit certifying that the … Read more

Naked Capitalism – JPMorgan Chase Plays Fast and Dirty in Florida Loan Mod Waiver

I received this document the other day as well but haven’t had a chance to get to it until now… Since Yves over at Naked Capitalism already did a post on it, why recreate the wheel… JP Morgan Chase Plays Fast and Dirty in Florida Loan Mod Waiver I’ve harbored the sneaking suspicion that JP … Read more

Loan Mod Lies – WAPO – Amid mortgage mess, owners blindsided

Look, it is this simple. All those trial payments you make go into suspense accounts. During the time you are making the payments, late fees are adding up, you are being reported late to the credit agencies and the amounts reduced in your payments are adding up as well. For example, you had an original … Read more

The Market Ticker – MERS Catfight in DC: Parse This One Carefully

MERS Catfight in DC: Parse This One Carefully Heh heh heh…. A noteholder’s security interest in a DC home should normally be reflected in the public land records maintained by the District’s Recorder of Deeds. Under District law, in contrast to the laws of many states, each deed or other document transferring a mortgage interest … Read more

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Uh Oh – Ohio Attorney General Cordray Asks for Affidavits by Wells Fargo `Robo-Signer’ Xee Moua

Ohio Attorney General Asks for Affidavits by Wells Fargo `Robo-Signer’ Ohio Attorney General Richard Cordray asked judges in his state for copies of foreclosure affidavits filed in their courts that are signed by a woman he identified as a “robo-signer” for Wells Fargo Bank NA. Cordray sent a letter to 133 judges asking for information … Read more

Ouch, That’s Gotta Sting – Bank of America’s $20 Billion Warning Letter from Insurance Industry

Caught this over at Livinglies (Full Letter Below) BOA’s Moynihan Gets $20 Billion Warning Letter From Insurance Industry On September 2, 2010 Bank of America was warned about their liability in shady securitizations, mortgages and foreclosures. The letter states directly that some 50% of all loans including HELOCS “qualify for repurchase by BOA in the securitizations … Read more

CORRECTION – BAM! Foreclosure Fraud – Homeowner NOT Awarded House, BUT Sanctions Granted, US Bank NA v Thomas Garner

Well, it looks like the info over at Weidner’s site was a little off although his statemens still stand as true… This comes in from Matt Weidner… BOMBSHELL- FREE HOUSE (sorry David J. Stern)! The bombshells are going to start falling like infantry fire on a battlefield….there are consequences for lies and fraud and open … Read more

Action Alert – Foreclosure Fraud – Tell your Attorney General “Don’t Sit Down with the Banks! Stand up Against Fraud!”

Banks `Want to Sit Down’ With States to Discuss Foreclosures A 50-state task force investigating U.S. foreclosure practices may meet with lenders as early as this week, less than a month after JPMorgan Chase & Co. and Bank of America Corp. suspended some home seizures. “We’ve had several conference calls with major lenders,” Colorado Attorney … Read more

In re: TANDALA MIMS AKA TANDALA WILLIAMS – MEMORANDUM OPINION AND ORDER DENYING WELLS FARGO BANK, N.A.’S MOTION FOR TERMINATION OF THE AUTOMATIC STAY

In re:  TANDALA MIMS AKA TANDALA WILLIAMS Case No. 10-14030 (MG) MEMORANDUM OPINION AND ORDER DENYING WELLS FARGO BANK, N.A.’S  MOTION FOR TERMINATION OF THE AUTOMATIC STAY Wells Fargo Bank, N.A. (“Wells Fargo”) moves the Court for an order lifting the automatic stay with regard to 1167 Grenada Place, Bronx, NY 10466 (the “Property”) pursuant … Read more

FRIDAY Nov 5th @ 1pm West Palm Beach Foreclosure Defense Bar Monthly Lunch and Learn

ATTENTION PLEASE:  ALL weary, embattled foreclosure defense attorneys.  It’s time for another First Fridays Lunch & Learn! Please join us on November 5th, 2010 at 1pm as we host our monthly Lunch and Learn.  Please pass on this invitation & post on your attorney listserves. Running out of food is so gauche so please RSVP … Read more

Ice Legal Attorney Dustin A. Zacks: Foreclosure Fraud Up at an All Time High – Alex Jones Tv

Ice Legal Attorney Dustin A. Zacks 1/2 Ice Legal Attorney Dustin A. Zacks 2/2 ~ 4closureFraud.org I sure could use some… Tweet

Video – Ohio’s Cordray Interview on Wells Fargo, Foreclosure Fraud

Click Through to View Oct. 28 (Bloomberg) — Ohio Attorney General Richard Cordray talks about the probe by attorneys general in all 50 states into mortgage foreclosure practices and the disclosure by Wells Fargo & Co. that it found flaws in court documents. Wells Fargo, the biggest U.S. home lender, said it will file supplemental … Read more

Oh Hell No! GMAC Foreclosures Included Treehouses, Forts

HOUSING – GMAC Foreclosures Included Treehouses, Forts HORSHAM, Penn. (CAP) – Internal memos and other documents covertly obtained by CAP News show that mortgage company GMAC’s questionable foreclosure practices included not only the so-called “robo-signing” of tens of thousands of foreclosures on single family dwellings, but also children’s treehouses, public outhouses and in one case, … Read more

Robosigned – GMAC / Stephan Motion For Sanctions with Follow Up Letter to Court From Ohio AG Cordray

Well well well… What do we have here? DEUTSCH BANK TRUST COMPANY AS TRUSTEE FOR RALI 2006QAI I CO GMAC MORTGAGE CORP Plaintiff V MICHAEL A FOX et al Defendants CASE NO 09 CV 0205TMM DEFENDANT MICHAEL A FOX MOTION FOR SANCTIONS AND TO HOLD PLAINTIFF DEUTSCH BANK TRUST COMPANYCOGMAC MORTGAGE CORP IN CONTEMPT OF … Read more

Wells Fargo to Be Focus of Ohio Foreclosure Fraud Probe

“These people think they can play by a different set of rules.” ~ “It’s not just individuals who signed flawed affidavits. It’s a business model designed on fraud.” ~ Wells Fargo to Be Focus of Ohio Foreclosure Probe Wells Fargo & Co. will be a focus of an investigation into foreclosure practices, Ohio Attorney General … Read more

Fannie Mae’s Response to Reps Frank Grayson and Brown Letter on Foreclosure Fraud

Letter from Rep. Alan Grayson, Rep. Barney Frank, and Rep. Corrine Brown to Fannie on Foreclosure Mills ~ Fannie Mae’s Response to Reps Frank Grayson and Brown Letter on Foreclosure Fraud ~ 4closureFraud.org I sure could use some… Tweet

The Foreclosure Crisis in 30 Seconds: Damon Silvers at the COP

Foreclosuregate ~ 4closureFraud.org I sure could use some… Tweet

Robosigners and Other Servicing Failures: Protecting the Rights of RMBS Investors

So, have you all heard about this conference call yesterday by all the hedge fund investors and the likes to discuss the “robosigning” scandal? (Presentation Below) First from the wire… Grais & Ellsworth LLP Announces Conference and Webcast to Brief Investors on ‘Robo-signers’ and other Servicing Failures NEW YORK /PRNewswire/ — As the dubious practices … Read more