Florida Clergy, Faith Leaders Tell AG Bondi: Stop Siding with Wall Street Banks

Florida Clergy, Faith Leaders Tell AG Bondi: Stop Siding with Wall Street Banks This morning, a group of 75 clergy, faith leaders, and homeowners from five counties across Florida converged on the state Capitol in Tallahassee to hold a prayer vigil outside the office of Attorney General Pam Bondi, to urge her to stop siding … Read more

Justice Department Settles with Bank of America and Saxon Mortgage for Illegally Foreclosing on Servicemembers

Department of Justice Office of Public Affairs FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Thursday, May 26, 2011 Justice Department Settles with Bank of America and Saxon Mortgage for Illegally Foreclosing on Servicemembers Settlement Includes a Minimum of $22 Million in Relief for Victims WASHINGTON – The Justice Department today announced settlements with two lenders under the Servicemembers Civil … Read more

Fraudclosure | Servicers Charging Over $2,700 for “Property Inspections” that Cost Just $9.60 a Pop

Mortgage servicer abuse facing state, fed probes On Wednesday, consumer defense attorney Linda Tirelli added another outrageous example of mortgage servicer misbehavior to her growing file of hundreds of such abuses against New York homeowners. The overcharging by a servicer — which manages mortgages day-to-day for lenders — to bill a homeowner in foreclosure over … Read more

AWESOME | Sarah Palin, Meet Linda Green (And MERS): Was Palin’s New Home Purchase Preceded By A “Robosigned” (And Fraudulent) Title Release

Now this is priceless… Sarah Palin, Meet Linda Green (And MERS): Was Palin’s New Home Purchase Preceded By A “Robosigned” (And Fraudulent) Title Release Yesterday we reported that Sarah Palin has just purchased a new property in North Scottsdale, AZ for $1.75 million. We further speculated that there may have been some fishyness with regard … Read more

Linda Green (LPS) (DOCX) | “This is a catastrophe of epic proportions.” (Video)

Click Through to View ~ Hank Investigates: Mortgage Documents Tonight — an exclusive investigation — if you’ve ever bought or sold a home…you need to hear this. Hank found a signature buried deep in your mortgage documents could be a ticking time bomb for thousands of Massachusetts homeowners. For those in foreclosure: it could be … Read more

Rep. Elijah E. Cummings Seeks Bank Subpoenas on Fraudclosure Crisis

Cummings seeks bank subpoenas on foreclosure crisis Baltimore Rep. Elijah E. Cummings on Wednesday requested that the House Oversight Committee issue subpoenas to six banks he said have refused to voluntarily provide documents detailing their role in the mortgage foreclosure meltdown. Cummings, the top-ranking Democrat on the committee who has made the foreclosure issue a … Read more

Foreclosure Contractors Face New Scrutiny From States

Foreclosure Contractors Face New Scrutiny From States by Marian Wang ProPublica While federal and state officials investigating flawed foreclosures [1] have largely focused on holding the banks accountable and bringing relief to wronged homeowners, officials in a few states have begun targeting the more obscure middlemen of the foreclosure scandal. Prosecutors in California and Illinois … Read more

ALERT | Rhode Island Secretary of State: Electronic Appearance of Notaries do not comply with state laws

Rhode Island Secretary of State: Electronic Appearance of Notaries do not comply with state laws http://sos.ri.gov/business/notary/ Following is the ALERT: Please be advised that pursuant to state law, all Notary Publics authorized to by his Excellency the Governor, may exercise said powers “within this state”. An individual completing an acknowledgment must do so “before” a … Read more