Foreclosures

Foreclosures

Attorney General Bondi’s Office Obtains Restitution for Victims of Loan Modification Scam

TALLAHASSEE, FL - February 15, 2012 - (RealEstateRama) -- Attorney General Pam Bondi announced that her office has secured restitution of $59,000 for approximately 430 consumers who were harmed by a foreclosure-related rescue service scam. The settleme...

FREE Community Event Provides Answers and Clarity to Drowning Southern Nevada Homeowners

Las Vegas, NV – February 15, 2012 – (RealEstateRama) — Real estate professionals will provide answers and much-needed clarity to the recent Mortgage Debt Settlement, foreclosure and short sale issue for struggling Southern Nevada home...

Bennet: Need to Ensure Foreclosure Settlement Delivers Relief for Colorado Families

February 13, 2012 - (RealEstateRama) -- Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet released the following statement after the announcement of a $25 billion deal states reached between the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, the U.S. Department ...

Mississippi Joins $25 Billion Joint State-Federal Mortgage Servicing Settlement on Foreclosure

Jackson, MS - February 13, 2012 - (RealEstateRama) -- Attorney General Jim Hood today announced Mississippi is part of the $25 billion joint federal-state agreement with the nation’s five largest mortgage servicers over foreclosure abuses and fraud, ...

Statement from Governor Martin O’Malley on Nearly $1 Billion Mortgage Settlement for Maryland Homeowners

ANNAPOLIS, MD - February 13, 2012 - (RealEstateRama) -- Governor Martin O’Malley today issued the following statement on the announcement of a nearly $1 billion settlement for Maryland homeowners facing foreclosure:

Attorney General Kamala D. Harris Secures $18 Billion California Commitment for Struggling Homeowners

LOS ANGELES, CA - February 10, 2012 - (RealEstateRama) -- Attorney General Kamala D. Harris today announced an historic commitment to California of up to $18 billion that will benefit hundreds of thousands of homeowners in the state hardest hit by the ...

AG Settlement Ends Robo-Signing and Provides a Model for Preventing Foreclosures

WASHINGTON, D.C. - February 10, 2012 - (RealEstateRama) -- “The foreclosure settlement announced today will help build a stronger housing market while keeping more people in their homes. But while a significant step toward fixing the foreclosure crisis, this settlement was never intended or able to provide a comprehensive remedy. Much more work is required.

FEDERAL GOVERNMENT AND STATE ATTORNEYS GENERAL REACH $25 BILLION AGREEMENT WITH FIVE LARGEST MORTGAGE...

WASHINGTON, DC - February 10, 2012 - (RealEstateRama) -- U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder, Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary Shaun Donovan, Iowa Attorney General Tom Miller and Colorado Attorney General John W. Suthers announced today that the federal government and 49 state attorneys general have reached a landmark $25 billion agreement with the nation's five largest mortgage servicers to address mortgage loan servicing and foreclosure abuses. The agreement provides substantial financial relief to homeowners and establishes significant new homeowner protections for the future.

GoFightForeclosure.com Says $25 Billion Mortgage Deal Legalizes Wrongful Foreclosures

Atlanta, GA - February 10, 2012 - (RealEstateRama) -- GoFightForeclosure.com the leader in training homeowners how-to challenge foreclosures and win. Today announced that the $25 Billion mortgage deal will only legalize wrong foreclosures. Citing that on the brink of the settlement just this week big banks continued to move forward with Robo signed foreclosures

Schuette Joins 40 AGs In Foreclosure Settlement To Help Housing Crisis; Banks To Pay...

LANSING, MI - February 9, 2012 - (RealEstateRama) -- Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette today announced Michigan will join at least 40 other states in a multi-billion dollar nationwide settlement with five of the nation's largest banks/mortgage se...

Attorney General’s Office sues four foreclosure rescue companies

Indianapolis, IN - February 9, 2012 - (RealEstateRama) -- Indiana Attorney General Greg Zoeller will file four more lawsuits this week against mortgage rescue companies accused of scamming Indiana consumers out of thousands of dollars.

Attorney General Koster announces 136-count criminal indictments related to robo-signing in mortgage industry

Jefferson City, MO - February 9, 2012 - (RealEstateRama) -- Attorney General Chris Koster today announced that a Boone County grand jury has handed down 136-count indictments against DOCX, LLC and its founder and former president, Lorraine Brown, for ...

Attorney General Koster announces preliminary support for proposed multistate settlement with mortgage servicing industry

Jefferson City, MO - February 9, 2012 - (RealEstateRama) -- Attorney General Chris Koster announced today that he has given preliminary support to a proposed multistate agreement with some of the largest financial institutions in the country to settle ...

OBAMA ADMINISTRATION RELEASES JANUARY HOUSING SCORECARD

WASHINGTON, DC - February 7, 2012 - (RealEstateRama) -- The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and the U.S. Department of the Treasury today released the January edition of the Obama Administration's Housing Scorecard – a comprehensive report on the nation’s housing market. Data in the January Housing Scorecard underscore fragility as the overall outlook remains mixed. Inventories of existing homes for sale and the overhang of homes held off market improved over the last two quarters and foreclosure starts continued to fall in December.

2012 Orlando Real Estate Market To Be Active Says Orlando Florida Real Estate Firm

Orlando, FL - February 3, 2012 - (RealEstateRama) -- While global financial markets continue to express uncertainty, one Florida real estate firm says the 2012 Orlando market is almost certain to be an active one.

Business Real Estate Press Releases

Safeway center

Hanley Investment Group Represents Phillips Edison in Sale of Grocery-Anchored Retail...

Hanley Investment Group Real Estate Advisors, a nationally-recognized real estate brokerage and advisory firm specializing in retail property sales, announced today that Executive Vice Presidents Eric Wohl and Kevin Fryman, along with President Ed Hanley, represented Phillips Edison & Company, Inc., the seller, in the sale of a Safeway-anchored 87,697-square-foot shopping center in the Denver metro area. Hanley Investment Group also represented the buyer, Midtown National Group, LP of San Diego, California, in the transaction.

Recent Gov & Nonprofit Real Estate Press Releases

DCHFA

DCHFA Closes First HUD Level I 50/50 Risk Share Transaction by...

The District of Columbia Housing Finance Agency (DCHFA) closed on its first U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Level I 50/50 Risk Share 542 (c) loan to finance the preservation of 176 affordable units at Woodmont Crossing Apartments (2327 Good Hope Road Southeast).