Posts Tagged ‘Mediation’

Foreclosure mediation program dies in Southwest Florida – The News-Press

Foreclosure mediation program dies in Southwest FloridaThe News-PressLocal residents facing foreclosure will have no mediation program to take the place of a mandatory state program terminated Monday by the state Supreme Court – at least for the near future. That means those in the process of losing their homes will … View full post on [...]

Admitting failure, Florida Supreme Court ends foreclosure mediation program – Palm Beach Post

Wink News Admitting failure, Florida Supreme Court ends foreclosure mediation programPalm Beach PostBy Jeff Ostrowski Florida's foreclosure crisis lives on, but a statewide mediation program for troubled borrowers is dead. Florida Supreme Court Chief Justice Charles T. Canady issued an order Monday ending the effort to encourage lenders and borrowers …State Managed Mediation Program For [...]

Few take advantage of state’s foreclosure mediation program – Daytona Beach News-Journal

Few take advantage of state's foreclosure mediation programDaytona Beach News-JournalSandy Upchurch , mediator in the states foreclosure mediation program, looks through one of several file cabinets full of foreclosure case files. (NJ | David Tucker) Foreclosure mediation statistics for Volusia, Flagler, …and more » View full post on foreclosures – Google News

Panel: Kill foreclosure mediation – Palm Beach Post

Panel: Kill foreclosure mediationPalm Beach PostThe Florida Supreme Court should end its landmark mandatory foreclosure mediation program, a judicial committee concluded Friday. Despite acknowledging the state's foreclosure crisis is ongoing, the counsel of five judges and a court …Mediation in residential foreclosure not workingFlorida CourierState Supreme Court orders banks be sanctioned for not following foreclosure [...]

Mediation in residential foreclosure not working – Florida Courier

Mediation in residential foreclosure not workingFlorida CourierThe News Service of Florida – A statewide program established in 2009 to require mediation in residential foreclosure cases isn't working and should be significantly changed, a panel set up by the Florida Supreme Court concluded Friday in a report that …State Supreme Court orders banks be sanctioned for [...]

Mediation efforts fail to stem foreclosure tide – msnbc.com

msnbc.com Mediation efforts fail to stem foreclosure tidemsnbc.comOne, like 11 others the students have contacted during previous outings, insists she already has gotten her loan modified and doesn't need mediation, despite a foreclosure notice on record. Another homeowner, in default after taking off work to care …Foreclosures Mount, Mediation Efforts Fail — Nation's Wealthiest Black [...]

Tweak of foreclosure mediation law carries 8-month stay – Ct Post

Tweak of foreclosure mediation law carries 8-month stayCt Post"People who are in foreclosure and in probably the worst financial condition of their lives, have to go through both a mediation and litigation process," Tong said. "They're subject to the demands of a lawsuit they know nothing about and do not know …and more » View full [...]

Foreclosure mediation to start in area – The News-Press

Foreclosure mediation to start in areaThe News-PressA new experiment to help prevent foreclosures from further clogging the courts is coming to Southwest Florida in about two weeks. The program allows homeowners who have Fannie Mae-backed mortgage loans to go to mediation with their lender before a …Free Foreclosure Mediation Services Coming to SWFLWink Newsall 3 [...]

Foreclosure help: Mediation addresses both sides – Sun-Sentinel

Foreclosure help: Mediation addresses both sidesSun-SentinelResidential foreclosures continue to burden Florida residents, the economy, the courts and other branches of government. One under-utilized resource for borrowers is the Residential Mortgage Foreclosure Mediation Program created by the …and more » View full post on foreclosures – Google News

Hawaii’s foreclosure overhaul calls for mediation – BusinessWeek

Hawaii's foreclosure overhaul calls for mediationBusinessWeekHawaii families in danger of losing their homes will be able to meet their lenders face-to-face in an attempt to avoid foreclosure, according to a broad overhaul of state foreclosure laws nearing approval. The 102-page bill calls for a …and more » View full post on foreclosures – Google News