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Rep. Johnson No. 1 in helping constituents save their homes

WASHINGTON, D.C. - June 3, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- Congressman’s office assisted in HomeSafe GA outreach, helping nearly 700 homeowners prevent foreclosures in the Fourth Congressional District

AG Kilmartin and Mayor Avedisian Host Mortgage Foreclosure Prevention and Loan Modification Scam Awareness...

WASHINGTON, D.C. - May 30, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin will join Warwick Mayor Scott Avedisian, mortgage service providers, HUD-certified housing counselors and several community housing groups, in partnership with th...

A.G. Schneiderman & Senate Majority Coalition Leader Klein Highlight Foreclosure Relief Bills

MINEOLA - May 29, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman and New York State Senate Majority Coalition Leader Jeff Klein today highlighted the "Certificate of Merit" bill (A. 5582) and the Foreclosure Fraud Prevention Act (A.73...

California Senate Leadership seeks to punish homeowners and REALTORS® for opposing $75 recording tax

LOS ANGELES, CA - May 28, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- This morning the Senate Appropriations Committee approved Senate Bill 30 (R. Calderon), which would extend existing provisions of state law protecting homeowners from having to pay income tax on a "s...

Assembly Takes Action to Improve New York’s Mortgage Foreclosure Process and Keep More Families...

New York, NY - May 23, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver and Judiciary Committee Chair Helene Weinstein today announced the passage of two important legislative measures aimed at increasing integrity and efficiency in the mortg...

A.G. Schneiderman Commends Assembly For Passing Foreclosure Relief Bills

NEW YORK, NY - May 23, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman today praised the New York State Assembly for passing two important pieces of legislation aimed at protecting homeowners in New York. The "Certificate of Merit" bil...

Grijalva Joins Homeowners’ Calls for More Federal Action on Lending Reform, Expresses Support for...

Washington, D.C. - May 23, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- Rep. Raúl M. Grijalva today called on the Department of Justice, the Federal Housing Finance Agency and other federal entities to prosecute banking fraud, help homeowners facing wrongful foreclosu...

Connecticut Homeowners Continue To Benefit from National Mortgage Foreclosure Settlement

WASHINGTON, D.C. - May 21, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- Attorney General George Jepsen said Connecticut’s distressed homeowners continue to benefit from first-lien principal reductions and other mortgage relief programs resulting from the $25 billion n...

AG Gansler’s Mortgage Servicing Settlement Exceeds $1.3 Billion in Direct Relief; Checks to Eligible...

Baltimore, MD - May 21, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- Attorney General Douglas F. Gansler announced today that 16,627 Maryland families have received more than $1.3 billion in relief from the National Mortgage Settlement during the period of March 1, 2012...

Christie Administration Receives $1.1 Million to Support Foreclosure Prevention Counseling Efforts

TRENTON, N.J. - May 21, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- New Jersey Department of Community Affairs (DCA) Commissioner Richard E. Constable, III, Chair of the New Jersey Housing Mortgage and Financing Agency (HMFA) today announced that HMFA has received $1.1...

Two Alabama Real Estate Investors and Their Company Sentenced for Their Roles in Bid-Rigging...

WASHINGTON, D.C. - May 21, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- Two Alabama real estate investors and their company were sentenced today in U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Alabama in Mobile, for their participation in conspiracies to rig bids an...

Christie Administration Receives $1.1 Million to Support Foreclosure Prevention Counseling Efforts

TRENTON, NJ - May 20, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- New Jersey Department of Community Affairs (DCA) Commissioner Richard E. Constable, III, Chair of the New Jersey Housing Mortgage and Financing Agency (HMFA) today announced that HMFA has received $1.1 m...

Congressman McKeon and Congressman Peters Introduce the Communities Achieving Sustainability Act

Washington, D.C. - May 17, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- This week, Congressman Howard “Buck” McKeon (R-CA 25) and Congressman Scott Peters (D- CA 52) introduced H.R. 1997, the Communities Achieving Sustainability Act (CASA). CASA Authorizes the Housi...

Las Vegas Real Estate | Full Service Seller Representation For 4.95%

Las Vegas, NV - May 16, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- Do you have equity in your Las Vegas home and need to do a traditional sale? Your home may be worth more than you think. Why pay 6% to sell your home when you can get BETTER SERVICE, BETTER MARKETING a...

AG Coakley Statement on Report Showing ‘Exceptional’ Reduction in Foreclosures in Massachusetts

BOSTON - May 14, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- Massachusetts Attorney General Martha Coakley today issued the following statement in response to a study from The Warren Group reporting a significant decline in Massachusetts foreclosures during the month o...

Las Vegas Discount Real Estate | Equity Sales For Only 4.95%

Las Vegas, NV - May 10, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- Do you have equity in your Las Vegas home and need to do a traditional sale? Your home may be worth more than you think. Why pay 6% to sell your home when you can get BETTER SERVICE, BETTER MARKETING a...

Time Running Out for Assistance to Idahoans Displaced by Foreclosure

Boise - May 10, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- Idahoans forced to move due to foreclosure have until June 30 to apply for financial assistance from the Community Action Partnership Association of Idaho (CAPAI), Attorney General Lawrence Wasden and CAPAI Ex...

State Targets Peoria to Promote Homebuyer Down Payment Assistance and Foreclosure Prevention Help

PEORIA - May 10, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- State and city officials today announced Governor Pat Quinn’s plans to bring affordable homebuying options and foreclosure prevention relief to Peoria residents. The state’s housing finance agency, the Il...

Application Period Opens for $1 Million Grant Program to Revitalize Distressed Properties

BOSTON - May 10, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- In an effort to help Massachusetts municipalities with high rates of distressed and vacant properties turn the corner on the foreclosure crisis, Attorney General Martha Coakley today opened the application pe...

Top Democrats Introduce Legislation to Protect Military Families from Foreclosure

WASHINGTON, D.C. - May 8, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- Today, Reps. Elijah E Cummings, Mike Michaud, Adam Smith, Susan Davis, Mark Takano, and John Tierney, the Ranking Members of the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, the Committee on Veteran...

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Hanley Investment Group Raises $30,000­­­ for Movember, Totaling $243,000

Hanley Investment Group Real Estate Advisors, a nationally recognized real estate brokerage and advisory firm specializing in retail property sales, announced today that the firm has raised $29,401 during its annual Movember campaign.

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