Florida woman fined over $100,000 for overgrown grass on foreclosed property

Florida woman fined over $100,000 for overgrown grass on foreclosed property A small, seaside city outside of Tampa fined a woman more than $103,000 for overgrown grass and a dirty swimming pool in a house she no longer owned, according to a USA Today report. Kristi Allen, 38, received a letter from the city of … Read more

Judge Meenu Sasser Dies After Battling Esophageal Cancer

Meenu Talwar Sasser – November 5, 1970 – July 6, 2019

Mobile Homes: Last Week Tonight with John Oliver

Mobile homes may seem like an affordable housing option, but large investment companies are making them less and less so. ~ 4closureFraud.org

Evan M. Rosen: One of the Top Foreclosure Defense Lawyers in Florida

Evan M. Rosen: One of the Top Foreclosure Defense Lawyers in Florida Via Yelp There is a common misconception among homeowners that it does not matter what lawyer they hire to defend their foreclosure case.  Most consumers believe that if they have not paid their mortgage they are ultimately going to lose their case so … Read more

Housing Slump: Foreclosure Activity Jumps In Austin, Miami, San Diego, And Seattle

Housing Slump: Foreclosure Activity Jumps In Austin, Miami, San Diego, And Seattle ATTOM Data Solutions noticed that 60 of the 220 major U.S. metropolitan areas posted a y/y increase in foreclosure activity in January 2019, an ominous sign of deceleration in the housing market. According to the report, the hardest hit areas in January include … Read more

Kamala Harris Celebrates Her Role in the Mortgage Crisis Settlement. The Reality Is Quite Different

Kamala Harris Celebrates Her Role in the Mortgage Crisis Settlement. The Reality Is Quite Different Pretty much every major Democratic official involved in responding to the foreclosure crisis during the Obama years did an unforgivably terrible job. That’s how we wound up with 10 million families losing their homes, an unprecedented disaster that touched every … Read more

When Wall Street Is Your Landlord

When Wall Street Is Your Landlord With help from the federal government, institutional investors became major players in the rental market. They promised to return profits to their investors and convenience to their tenants. Investors are happy. Tenants are not. In 2010, at the height of the foreclosure crisis, the federal government watched nervously as … Read more

Deutsche Bank Reverses Pledge to Help Distressed Homeowners

Deutsche Bank Reverses Pledge to Help Distressed Homeowners $4.1 billion in settlement funds to be spent on new loans Monitor says needy may be miffed; bank says consumers benefit Deutsche Bank AG has decided that none of the more than $4 billion it promised to spend on consumer relief after the global mortgage crisis will … Read more