Matt Weidner | The Bigger Picture, The Real Truth About What Foreclosure Means

Glad to see you are back in action Matt… Another great post by Matthew Weidner… ~ The Bigger Picture, The Real Truth About What Foreclosure Means You know how we’re all infected with the notion that America is greater than any other country on earth?  Well, we’re all appropriately revisiting that national anthem in the … Read more

Video | Foreclosure Firms Forced to Face Pinellas County Judge

Click Through to View ~ PInellas County Judge Campbell ordered the heads of two major firms that handle foreclosures for banks, both based in Ft. Lauderdale, to come to Pinellas County to explain their business practices. ~ 4closureFraud.org

Way To Go Idaho | Judge Rules Lending Company (MERS) didn’t Follow Proper Steps to Obtain Couple’s Home

“The problem, at least according to First District Judge Benjamin Simpson’s Tuesday ruling, is that electronic filing of MERS didn’t register the lien transfer in the Kootenai County records department. Since documenting ownership at the county level is required by state law, RCS wasn’t the legal owner of the mortgage and couldn’t foreclose.” ~ Premature … Read more

Sewer Service | FL 5th DCA Default Judgment Reversed, ABNER SILVA v. BAC HOME LOANS SERVICING, L.P., ETC.

IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF APPEAL OF THE STATE OF FLORIDA FIFTH DISTRICT JANUARY TERM 2011 ABNER SILVA, Appellant, v. BAC HOME LOANS SERVICING, L.P., ETC., Appellee. ________________________________/ Opinion filed May 6, 2011 Non Final Appeal from the Circuit Court for Orange County, Emerson Thompson, Jr., Senior Judge. Matthew D. Valdes, Kaufman, Englett & Lynd, … Read more

BofA Does Not Automatically Carry Successor Liability for Countrywide

People are already catching on to all the fraudulent foreclosures that have have occurred, now that a 2nd court (the 1st being judge Sue Robinson in DE), which has found BofA does not automatically carry successor liability for Countrywide. If they do not carry successor liability, there can be no liability to BofA by the … Read more

In Fine Print, Banks Require Struggling Homeowners to Waive Rights

In Fine Print, Banks Require Struggling Homeowners to Waive Rights by Paul Kiel ProPublica This story was co-published with Slate [1]. A few months ago, Bank of America offered Sergio Cortez of Staten Island, N.Y., the help he desperately needed to stay in his home: a break on his mortgage. Like millions of others, he … Read more

Loan Mod Lies | Were You Forced to Waive Your Rights to Get Help?

Were You Forced to Waive Your Rights to Get Help? by Paul Kiel ProPublica ProPublica recently learned of several cases where mortgage servicers required homeowners to waive their rights as part of an agreement to avoid foreclosure. In these cases, contracts provided by home mortgage servicers included clauses requiring borrowers to waive rights or state … Read more