An Open Letter to Judge Meenu Sasser 15th Judicial Circuit of Florida RE: Foreclosure Court

OPEN LETTER TO JUDGE MEENU SASSER 15th JUDICIAL CIRCUIT OF FLORIDA RE: FORECLOSURE COURT JUNE 6th, 2010 And all other Judges for that matter… I understand that there was a meeting between the Judges in Broward County and you, Judge Sasser, as you announced it in open court.  Of course, it is always advantageous for … Read more

Teaching Better Fraud Methods? – An Assignment or a Formalization or a Memorialzation?

From: Lynn Szymoniak The standard language in most of the mortgage assignments being signed by employees of Lender Processing Services (most recently, Kathy Smith, Joseph Kaminsky) has changed in one significant respect. The effective date of the transfer from grantor to grantee is now not stated as a specific date. Instead, we have the following: … Read more

WHOA! Florida Judge Wipes Out Homeowner’s $207,000 Mortgage!

Orlando Eslava wanted from his lender was a loan modification to make his payments affordable. Instead, he got his $207,000 mortgage wiped out — and a crash course in the confusing way foreclosures are unfolding in a court system chock-a-blocked with cases. The teacher was Miami-Dade Circuit Court Judge Jennifer Bailey, who cancelled Eslava’s debt … Read more

To All Community Journalist’s Take “Note” (no pun intended) How to Report REAL Foreclosure News – New Rule Says Banks Must Prove Ownership Before Foreclosing

New rule says banks must prove ownership before foreclosing (Since it was ordered by the FL Supreme Court since February) By Kimberly Miller Palm Beach Post Staff Writer Foreclosure filings have backed off this year, dropping 36 percent in Palm Beach County last month compared to March, but it may not be a brightening economy … Read more