Posts Tagged ‘Vegas’

Foreclosure settlement gains three more takers – Las Vegas Review – Journal

Deseret News Foreclosure settlement gains three more takersLas Vegas Review – JournalBy DEREK KRAVITZ AP WASHINGTON — Arizona, Michigan and Florida, three of the states hit hardest by the housing crisis, will join a nationwide settlement over foreclosure abuses, sources said Tuesday. They will join more than 40 other states in a deal …Proposed settlement [...]

Las Vegas analyst: Foreclosures in US could reach 10 million – Las Vegas Review – Journal

Las Vegas analyst: Foreclosures in US could reach 10 millionLas Vegas Review – JournalBy Hubble Smith Home prices in Las Vegas will continue to slide for the next six months and recovery won't come until banks open up the spigot again on foreclosures, housing analyst Dennis Smith said Thursday in his annual housing outlook webinar.and [...]

New law has stalled, not stifled, foreclosures – VEGAS INC

VEGAS INC New law has stalled, not stifled, foreclosuresVEGAS INCBy David McGrath Schwartz (contact) Banks have stopped filing new foreclosure notices in Nevada, but that doesn't mean the housing crisis has passed. In fact, bankers say a new law that took effect in October has put bank foreclosures on hold and is …Things aren't so [...]

In Las Vegas speech, Clinton urges efforts to address struggling housing … – Washington Post

In Las Vegas speech, Clinton urges efforts to address struggling housing …Washington PostLAS VEGAS — Former President Bill Clinton says the key to fixing the nation's economy is to address the struggling housing market and foreclosures. Clinton, in a speech Saturday night at the Las Vegas Anti-Defamation League's annual American Heritage …and more » View full [...]

Foreclosure registry unanimously approved – Las Vegas Sun

Foreclosure registry unanimously approvedLas Vegas SunThe Las Vegas City Council approved an ordinance Wednesday that will require owners of vacant properties in foreclosure to register with the city or face fines and potential jail time. The bill has been in the works for over a …Las Vegas Council approves foreclosure ordinanceLas Vegas Review-JournalCity Ordinance Fines [...]

Processor: No wrongful foreclosures tied to Nevada indictments – VEGAS INC

Legal News Line Processor: No wrongful foreclosures tied to Nevada indictmentsVEGAS INCThe two title officers indicted in the Las Vegas foreclosure document robo-signing scam this week have been identified as employees of Lender Processing Services Inc., which banks use for loan servicing and foreclosure work. …Foreclosure Fraud: First Criminal Charges Filed In Nevada Over Robo-SigningHuffington [...]

2 indicted in Vegas foreclosure robo-signing case – Boston.com

2 indicted in Vegas foreclosure robo-signing caseBoston.comLAS VEGAS—Two title officers have been indicted on more than 600 charges alleging they directed a "robo-signing" scheme that led to the filing of tens of thousands of fraudulent foreclosure documents, the Nevada attorney general's office said …Pair Charged in Nevada Foreclosure 'Robosigning' SchemeBusinessWeekDesert Underwater: Robo-Signing Problems on Foreclosure [...]

Nevada foreclosure starts drop sharply – Las Vegas Review – Journal

Nevada foreclosure starts drop sharplyLas Vegas Review – JournalNevada foreclosure starts plummeted 81 percent in October in reaction to a new law that imposes stricter requirements on filing notices of default, ForeclosureRadar.com online listing service reported Tuesday. …Foreclosures Fall in California, Across West, Rise in San DiegoSan Diego Reader (blog)California's foreclosure rate flattens outCentral Valley [...]

Nevada foreclosures starts drop sharply – Las Vegas Review – Journal

Nevada foreclosures starts drop sharplyLas Vegas Review – JournalNevada foreclosure starts plummeted 81 percent in October in reaction to a new law that imposes stricter requirements on filing notices of default, ForeclosureRadar.com online listing service reported Tuesday. …Foreclosures Fall in California, Across West, Rise in San DiegoSan Diego Reader (blog)California's foreclosure rate flattens outCentral Valley [...]

Las Vegas No Longer No. 1 in Foreclosures: Can It Last? – ABC News

ABC News Las Vegas No Longer No. 1 in Foreclosures: Can It Last?ABC News(Ethan Miller/Getty Images) Las Vegas no longer has the highest foreclosure rate among major metropolitan areas . After 22 months in the top spot – a dubious honor – it fell to No. 5 in October, according to a new report. But [...]