Bank Of America Settlement To Funnel $1B To FloridiansA massive settlement announced Thursday between Bank of America and the U.S. Department of Justice will provide about $1 billion in assistance to thousands of Floridians, state Attorney General Pam Bondi said.
Man Sentenced To 10 Years For Mortgage Fraud SchemeA developer who "flipped" houses throughout Florida has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for what prosecutors say was a mortgage fraud scheme.
Major Plantation Foreclosure Lawyer Will Accept Disbarment The Plantation lawyer whose firm was handling tens of thousands of foreclosure cases at the height of the financial crisis is ending his fight to hold onto his law license.
Report: Bank Of America Laying Off Workers In SunriseBank of America has notified the state of Florida it plans to lay off more than 150 people at the company’s Sunrise mortgage center.
Report: Thousands Of Floridians Helped By Foreclosure SettlementA national report looking at the massive $25 billion settlement that grew out of the massive foreclosure fraud problems over the last few years found that over 120,000 Floridians have received aid thanks to the program.
State AG Sues Broward Co. Over Mortgage Help Claims
Gov. Rick Scott Signs Off On Mortgage PlanGovernor Rick Scott has signed off on a $200 million plan in order to fund a variety of housing programs.
What To Do With Your Tax RefundMost tax filers are getting a refund after they file their 2012 return. With the average refund running about $3,000, a lot of people will be thinking about what to do with the extra cash.
Home Loan Modification Event At James L. Knight CenterThousands of homeowners who are upside down on their mortgages or being foreclosed upon because they can no longer afford their homes may be able to get some help a free mortgage modification event in Miami.
Deadline Looms For Foreclosure ClaimsFloridians who lost their homes between 2008 and 2012 have until Friday to register for their share of a $25 billion national settlement with a handful of mortgage lenders.
More People Buying Milk, Eggs & Mortgages In Same StoreNow on sale in aisle one, eggs, milk, bread, and a mortgage! With today’s consumers feeling more comfortable shopping for financial products outside of a traditional bank, a growing number of retailers are stepping up their game.
$1.7 Billion Paid To FL Homeowners To Settle Foreclosure AbusesFlorida homeowners are expected to be paid about $8 billion in compensation for foreclosure abuses by lenders.