Response to the Florida Supreme Court RE: Amendments to the Florida Rules of Civil Procedure Motion for Rehearing

The first part of this post is from an article I wrote a few months ago but gives the background and leads into what I have to add today. If you already read the first half when I published it the first time, scroll down to Part 2 and be sure to read Nye Lavalle’s … Read more

HB 1523 & SB 2270 – Homeowner Relief & Housing Recovery Act & the Nonjudicial Foreclosure Act for Nonhomestead Properties – STOP the Madness of Nonjudicial Foreclosures in Florida

UPDATE 04/13/10 By Kimberly Miller Palm Beach Post Staff Writer Proposed legislation that would allow banks to foreclose on Florida homes without going to court died in a House committee Monday, giving supporters scant hope for success this year. But we are not done yet… SB 2270 is still alive… The Nonjudicial Foreclosure Act for … Read more

Last Call – Homeowner Relief and Housing Recovery Act – ie The Nonjudicial Foreclosure Act for Nonhomestead Properties

Rehash GENERAL BILL   by Civil Justice & Courts Policy Committee and Grady (CO-SPONSORS) Domino; Eisnaugle; O’Toole Homeowner Relief: Creates “Homeowner Relief & Housing Recovery Act”; provides general provisions for nonjudicial foreclosures; provides criteria for notice & knowledge; provides for transactions creating security interest; provides for time of foreclosure; provides procedures, requirements, & limitations before foreclosure; specifies … Read more

Verification of Mortgage Foreclosure Complaints

Florida Supreme Task Force on Residential Mortgage Foreclosure Cases So the story goes like this… Administrative Order. The Chief Justice established the task force in March 2009 by Administrative Order in the wake of dramatic increases in residential mortgage foreclosure case filings. Petition. The original Petition to amend the rules of court was filed with … Read more

Florida Legislature – Banksters Propose Taking Foreclosures Out of Court – The Nonjudicial Foreclosure Act for Nonhomestead Properties

This is how it starts… The FBA introduce a watered down version of the The Florida Consumer Protection and Homeowner Credit Rehabilitation Act (a must read) to the senate and then follow it up with a cowardly approach with a broader bill in the House. “Another version of the bill will be filed in the … Read more

Florida Bankers to States Citizens: “Bend Over!!! Your Assets are Mine!!!” Florida Consumer Protection and Homeowner Credit Rehabilitation Act

The Florida Consumer Protection and Homeowner Credit Rehabilitation Act / The Nonjudicial Foreclosure Act for Nonhomestead Properties I urge you to read this entire article and all of the links within. Millions of people could potentially be affected by this in one way or another if these bills pass… The Florida Bankers Association, like a … Read more