Fannie Mae Introduces new Short Sale Tool

Even though the Great Recession has been with us for more than 4 years, and Short Sales have been around for years, nobody has really been able to find a way to deal with them very efficiently. Fannie Mae is attempting to change that with the launch of the new tool they call The HomePath for Short Sales tool. The tools is divided into three categories:

Obama: Subprime lending immoral, not illegal

Obama: “Subprime lending immoral, not illegal” http://ow.ly/6PE2P Today the president took a question from a  reporter who asked him why his administration had failed to file suit or enforcement action against corporate leaders for the 2008 financial crisis that ultimately led to numerous bank, insurance, auto-maker and state bailouts. To that the president replied… “If someone has engaged in fraudulent…

Class Action Lawsuit Filed Against SunTrust Mortgage, Inc.

The complaint was filed on behalf of homeowners who pursued mortgage loan modifications with SunTrust and alleges that Defendants violated consumer protection laws and breached contracts and other duties by, among other things:Taking advantage of mortgagors’ defaults;Promising modification and forbearance, soliciting modification applications, and representing that certain written materials are part of the modification process; …

The Trouble With Trial Mortgage Loan Modifications

These days there seems to be no shortage today of people or politicians angry at mortgage companies.  Most however tend to be  customers of the nations five largest mortgage servicers; Bank of America, Wells Fargo Home Mortgage, JP Morgan Chase & Ally Financial. The source of anger tends to be  focused on  foreclosure, short sale request or loan modifications aka work-outs that never seem…