Vacant “Zombie” Foreclosures Nationwide Decrease 23 Percent From Year Ago But Increase in 16 States, 60 of 212 Metros

Zombies up More Than 20 Percent in New York City, Washington, D.C., Philadelphia; New York City, Miami, Tampa and Chicago Post Highest Zombie Foreclosure Totals; ~ Vacant “Zombie” Foreclosures Nationwide Decrease 23 Percent From Year Ago But Increase in 16 States, 60 of 212 Metros IRVINE, Calif. – October 30, 2014 — RealtyTrac® (www.realtytrac.com), the … Read more

Peter Schiff Warns “An Economy That Lives By QE, Dies By QE”

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BURDESHAW v. THE BANK OF NEW YORK MELLON: Hearsay – Final Judgment Reversed

LLOYD STEVE BURDESHAW and TERESA BURDESHAW, Appellants, v. THE BANK OF NEW YORK MELLON (FKA The Bank of New York), AS TRUSTEE FOR MASTR ALTERNATIVE LOAN TRUST 2006-2, MORTGAGE PASS-THROUGH CERTIFICATES, SERIES 2006-2, Appellee. IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF APPEAL FIRST DISTRICT, STATE OF FLORIDA NOT FINAL UNTIL TIME EXPIRES TO FILE MOTION FOR REHEARING … Read more

Zombie Foreclosures Result in Millions of Delinquent Tax Revenue Dollars

Zombie Foreclosures Result in Millions of Delinquent Tax Revenue Dollars So-called “zombie” foreclosures have been known to lower property values of surrounding homes. But they also present another problem: property tax revenue lost, RealtyTrac recently reported. According to RealtyTrac’s most recent data on zombie foreclosures, about 21 percent of the 141,406 total foreclosures reported in … Read more

The Florida Bar: Cracking the Mortgage Assignment Shell Game

The Florida Bar: Cracking the Mortgage Assignment Shell Game By David Peterson a creditors’ rights litigator. Problem 5 — Who Has Standing to Foreclose the Mortgage? The provisions of Article 3 speak in terms of who is entitled to “enforce” an instrument. Thus, the solution to problem four must also be the solution to problem … Read more