Posts Tagged ‘House’

Maine House sustains mortgage bill veto – BusinessWeek

WLBZ-TV Maine House sustains mortgage bill vetoBusinessWeekBy GLENN ADAMS Lawmakers failed to muster enough votes Monday to revive a bill intended to address mortgage foreclosures in Maine — a measure that Democrats said would protect consumers from losing their homes to large mortgage companies that may not …Veto of foreclosure legislation sustainedSeacoastonline.comOUR OPINION: Latest LePage [...]

US House Democrat wants foreclosure case details – Reuters

US House Democrat wants foreclosure case detailsReutersWASHINGTON Oct 27 (Reuters) – The top Democrat on a US House oversight panel is calling on his Republican counterpart to subpoena copies of certain contracts used by mortgage servicing companies that might provide insight into past foreclosure abuses. …and more » View full post on foreclosures – Google News

White House could unveil mortgage plan next week – Reuters White House could unveil mortgage plan next weekReutersWASHINGTON (Reuters) – The Obama administration is considering unveiling new plans next week to revive the ailing housing market and reduce foreclosures, including an effort to help troubled borrowers refinance their mortgages. …White House could unveil mortgage-relief plan next weekBizjournals.comall 39 news articles » View full post on [...]

My Kingdom for a House: Coming Up Short? – Barron’s

AllGov My Kingdom for a House: Coming Up Short?Barron’sLast week, Bank of America was reported to be discussing homeowner foreclosures and loan forgiveness with state and federal officials. Standard & Poor's downgraded the credit rating of the US Friday night for the first time ever. …Short Sales Become Bank Foreclosure ShortcutTheStreet.comall 9 news articles » View [...]

RI house sales are down, and so are the prices – Providence Journal

WHDH-TV RI house sales are down, and so are the pricesProvidence JournalThe percentage of the house sales that were distressed, meaning they involved foreclosures or short sales, was up slightly, from 27 percent in April, May and June of last year to 28 percent during the same period in 2011. …CBS Atlanta News, Weather, Sports, [...]

White House tries again to help jobless homeowners – Reuters White House tries again to help jobless homeownersReutersWASHINGTON, July 7 (Reuters) – The Obama administration on Thursday unveiled plans to give unemployed borrowers and their bankers more time to delay home foreclosures, the latest effort to help struggling Americans stay in their …FHA delays foreclosures for unemployedDaily CallerAid for unemployed homeowners boosted by Obama [...]

Why White House Won’t Want to Halt Foreclosure?

Dylan Ratigan, Joe Scarborough, and Mika Brzezinski discuss why the White House and the bigs banks won’t have an appetite to to halt foreclosures.

Foreclosed your house? That’s income

Imagine losing your home to foreclosure and then getting socked with a big tax bill.

If I owe more than my house is worth.. what can I do?

Real estate tips from Derek Ebrecht of GREEN LIGHT REALTY. Information is provided by “It’s Time to Move Up”, the real estate resource for consumers who want their questions answers in ways they can understand. Derek specializes in foreclosure homes and foreclosure homes only. For more information please visit or

GHOST HOUNDS: On The Hunt “Save the Walker House”

The Walker House in Mineral Point, Wisconsin is in danger. Joe Dickinson and his wife have sunk their entire life savings, not to mention 5 years of labor into restoring this dilapidated and forgotten historical treasure of Wisconsin’s past. Now they are likely just months, if not weeks away from foreclosure. Please help them out [...]