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Fla. lawyers getting away with foreclosure fraud

Banks have paid millions of dollars to settle allegations that they wrongfully foreclosed on thousands of homeowners since the...

Fla. lawyers getting away with foreclosure fraud
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Foreclosure practices at eight more financial firms catch Fed’s wrath

Having punished the five largest mortgage servicers for their foreclosure practices to the tune of a $25 billion settlement,...

Foreclosure practices at eight more financial firms catch Fed’s wrath
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Fannie Mae has ignored foreclosure problems since before the crisis

When home prices were still booming earlier this decade, the foreclosure scandals that dominate the headlines today could have...

Fannie Mae has ignored foreclosure problems since before the crisis
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Obama administration earns bi-partisan scorn for forthcoming foreclosure settlement with banks

In the run up to a forthcoming settlement with major banks over alleged foreclosure abuses, the Obama administration is attracting criticism from Republican and...

Obama administration earns bi-partisan scorn for forthcoming foreclosure settlement with banks
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Fannie’s many chances to stop robo-signing went ignored: report

Not only were the law firms hired by Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac to process foreclosures found to be...

Fannie’s many chances to stop robo-signing went ignored: report
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Foreclosure lag spurs SF sales price gains

The substantial price gains in South Florida home sales last month may come as some surprise, but according to the Miami Herald, they can be attributed almost entirely to the foreclosure lag. As The...

Foreclosure lag spurs SF sales price gains
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Goldman promises to stop robo-signing, but practice is still widespread among servicers

Goldman Sachs’ mortgage subsidiary said today it would stop the illegal practice of robo-signing as part of a settlement...

Goldman promises to stop robo-signing, but practice is still widespread among servicers
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As Obama homes in on $25B mortgage settlement, New York AG holds out for more

New York State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman is hindering federal efforts to negotiate a foreclosure settlement with Wall Street...

As Obama homes in on $25B mortgage settlement, New York AG holds out for more
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Foreclosure paperwork still being robo-signed

Many leading mortgage lenders are still engaging in questionable foreclosure practices such as “robo-signing,” even after they promised in...

Foreclosure paperwork still being robo-signed
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AGs clash over proposed mortgage settlement

State attorneys general are butting heads over a proposed settlement with loan servicers over their faulty foreclosure practices, according to HousingWire. The proposal is the result of an investigation launched in October into some...

AGs clash over proposed mortgage settlement
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