Posts Tagged ‘Foreclosure’

Foreclosure activity in Utah falls from 2011, but crisis not over – Salt Lake Tribune

TIME Foreclosure activity in Utah falls from 2011, but crisis not overSalt Lake TribuneForeclosure activity in Utah fell by nearly 49 percent in the first quarter of the year, compared with the same three-month period in 2011, a new report shows. Nationally, the number of properties receiving some type of foreclosure-related action — a …Foreclosure [...]

Foreclosure activity fell in Kansas, Missouri in first quarter – Kansas City Star

TIME Foreclosure activity fell in Kansas, Missouri in first quarterKansas City StarFewer homes in Kansas and Missouri entered the foreclosure process in the first quarter this year compared with the same period in 2011, according to a report released Thursday. Data from RealtyTrac Inc. showed a 25.6 percent decline in home …US Foreclosure Activity Near [...]

Inspector General: Foreclosure aid program flawed – BusinessWeek

USA TODAY Inspector General: Foreclosure aid program flawedBusinessWeekBy DANIEL WAGNER The Treasury Department rushed out a major revamp of its foreclosure-prevention program in 2010, limiting the plan's ability to help people who are unemployed or owe more than their homes are worth, a government watchdog says.Audit faults execution of program to aid homeownersLos Angeles Timesall [...]

Foreclosure Filings Decline in US to Lowest Since 2007 – BusinessWeek

msnbc.com Foreclosure Filings Decline in US to Lowest Since 2007BusinessWeekBy Dan Levy on April 12, 2012 Foreclosure filings in the US fell in the first quarter to their lowest level in more than four years after lenders under legal scrutiny slowed actions against delinquent homeowners, according to RealtyTrac Inc. Default, …Foreclosures slow as pipeline keeps [...]

March foreclosure activity down to near 5-year low – Fox News

Palm Beach Post March foreclosure activity down to near 5-year lowFox NewsLOS ANGELES – More US homes are entering the foreclosure process, setting the stage for a surge in properties repossessed by lenders this year. The number of homes that received first-time foreclosure notices rose 7 percent in March from the previous …Foreclosures reach lowest [...]

Foreclosure notices drop to 3-year low – Atlanta Journal Constitution

Foreclosure notices drop to 3-year lowAtlanta Journal ConstitutionBy Christopher Quinn Foreclosure notices in metro Atlanta counties dropped in April to 7046, the lowest number in more than three years. "It's the smallest number since December of 2008," said Barry Bramlett, the president of Kennesaw-based Equity …and more » View full post on foreclosures – Google News

Foreclosure Settlement Helps Troubled Homeowners – LoanSafe

Foreclosure Settlement Helps Troubled HomeownersLoanSafe(MCT) — Dave Workman has been battling to save his home from foreclosure for several years. On Tuesday, he said it felt good to finally have someone in his corner. “I don't feel like I'm being thrown at the wolves anymore,” Workman, 39, of Red House, …and more » View full post [...]

Fair housing group files foreclosure maintenance complaint against Wells Fargo – Baltimore Sun

KGMI Fair housing group files foreclosure maintenance complaint against Wells FargoBaltimore SunThe National Fair Housing Alliance said Tuesday that it has filed a federal housing discrimination complaint against Wells Fargo, alleging that the bank is doing a better job maintaining foreclosed homes in white neighborhoods than foreclosures in …Is Wells Fargo Doing Enough To Maintain [...]

Government proposes new rules to stop foreclosure – New York Daily News

New York Daily News Government proposes new rules to stop foreclosureNew York Daily NewsAP The federal government proposed new rules on Tuesday that will give homeowners more ways to avoid foreclosure and get an accurate accounting of their monthly mortgage payments. Congress mandated changes in the rules covering the mortgage servicing …Feds to propose new [...]

New Rules Aim To Help Borrowers Avoid Foreclosure – NPR

Los Angeles Times New Rules Aim To Help Borrowers Avoid ForeclosureNPRby AP The federal government plans to propose new rules on Tuesday that will give homeowners more ways to avoid foreclosure and get an accurate accounting of their monthly mortgage payments. Congress mandated changes in the rules covering the mortgage …Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Proposes [...]