Don’t Mess With Texas – Attorney General Calls for Statewide Foreclosure Freeze

Where ya at May? Texas AG calls for statewide foreclosure freeze AUSTIN, Texas Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott asked loan servicing companies on Monday to suspend all foreclosure activities over concerns about the accuracy of foreclosure documents. In a letter sent to 27 companies that service mortgage loans in Texas, Abbott’s office demanded the immediate … Read more

Foreclosure Fraud – Texas Attorney General Abbott Charges American Home Mortgage Servicing Inc With Violating State Debt Collection Laws

American Home Mortgage Servicing Inc. failed to properly process requests AUSTIN – Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott today charged Coppell-based American Home Mortgage Servicing Inc. (AHMS) with using illegal debt collection tactics and improperly misleading struggling homeowners. According to state investigators, AHMS collections agents used aggressive and unlawful tactics to collect payments from Texas homeowners … Read more

Bank of America Practices Force Homeowners to Face Foreclosure

By Cynthia Martinez AUSTIN, Texas – June 30, 2010 – Fifteen low-income Texans are suing Bank of America for operating a home loan system that forces struggling homeowners into foreclosure by purposefully misleading them, preventing them from modifying their loans, and ignoring agreements for lower monthly payments. Represented by Texas RioGrande Legal Aid (TRLA), the … Read more