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Foreclosure Defense Basics

The basics of how to represent the homeowner facing foreclosure

Issues Relating to Landlord Tenant Law and New Jersey

Gives a background on shortage of housing in New Jersey and the creation of the Anti-Eviction Act in order to address it. How the Act affects the practice of landlord-tenant law.

FORECLOSURE FRAUD AND THE $25 BILLION NATIONAL MORTGAGE SETTLEMENT

The record $25 Billion Dollar National Mortgage Settlement Agreement signed earlier this year involved 5 big lenders. According to recent reports, the Federal Reserve is now adding another 8 to the list.

Why Florida's Foreclosure Machine Is Slowing Down

The State of Florida has the third highest foreclosure rate in the United States after Nevada and Arizona. Florida's legislature appropriated $9.6 million this year to hire semi-retired judges and case managers to preside and assist in foreclosure hearings.

Benefits of a Deed in Lieu with a Waiver of Deficiency in Florida

The process of a deed in lieu is when you sign the title of your home back over to the bank and no longer have to make the payments. The loan is then forgiven in response to giving the home back. This only means the benefits of a deed in lieu with a Waiver of Deficiency go a long way.

What to expect at a Florida Foreclosure Mediation

The purpose of the mediation at its highest value is a loan modification for the borrower.

PRINCIPLE REDUCTION ALTERNATIVE UNDER HAMP

MHA’s Principal Reduction Alternative was designed to help you by encouraging mortgage servicers and investors to reduce the amount you owe on your home

The Basics of the Home Affordable Refinance Program (HARP)

There are some very basic requirements that will allow you to determine whether you may be eligible for Home Affordable Refinance Program (HARP)

Tips to Avoid Mortgage Modification Scams

Tips to Avoid Mortgage Modification Scams

Bank of America Announces “Quicker” Short Sales

In mid-April, Bank of America announced the roll out of a new and more efficient short sale process. Bank of America claims that this new shorter and quicker process will allow for decisions on short sales within twenty (20) days.

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