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  • Mark Zuckerberg Drops Quiet Title Lawsuits Against Hawaiian Landowners

    Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is dropping multiple quiet title lawsuits filed over ownership of small plots of land located within the boundaries of his 700 acre beachfront estate on the Hawaiian island of Kauai. Zuckerberg and his wife, Priscilla Chan, paid $100 million for the land in 2014 to create a private retreat for their family. But it appears that they got more than they barga...

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Generated 2 days ago

  • Is Unclean Hands An Effective Defense Against Foreclosure?

    Our firm recently received a question from a homeowner in Pennsylvania who wanted to know if he could use an unclean hands defense to avoid foreclosure, and if he could he sue his bank? Unclean Hands First, what is an unclean hands defense? An unclean hands defense is when one party in a lawsuit didn't wash their hands before coming into court and gets dirt all over the legal docum...

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Generated 1 week ago

  • Successful Loan Modification Roundup

    Disclaimer: These results should not be taken as a guarantee, as each case is unique. We have helped over 7,000 homeowners. Here are a few of their stories. Every week we obtain loan modifications for our clients with a variety of loan servicers. You can see these results as they are announced on Twitter (#loanmodwow) or Facebook. Here are some of our results from this week with Bank...

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Generated 1 week ago

  • Loan Modification Saves NJ Homeowner From M&T Bank Foreclosure

    Disclaimer: These results should not be taken as a guarantee, as each case is unique. We have helped over 7,000 homeowners. Here is one of their stories. In January of 2016, a homeowner I'll call Pablo Iglesias (to protect his privacy) retained Amerihope Alliance Legal Services for foreclosure defense and loan modification assistance in order to keep his Bergen County, NJ home. His ...

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Generated 1 week ago

  • Successful Loan Modification Week Of 3/10/17

    Disclaimer: These results should not be taken as a guarantee, as each case is unique. We have helped over 7,000 homeowners. Here are a few of their stories. Every week we obtain loan modifications for our clients with a variety of loan servicers. You can see these results as they are announced on Twitter (#loanmodwow) or Facebook. Here are some of our results from this week with Rush...

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Generated 2 weeks ago

  • How Do You Help a Family Member in Foreclosure?

    You've only got one family, and supporting them when times are tough is the right thing to do. After all, they'd do the same for you. But what if a member of your family has a problem that's too big for you to solve, like difficulty with their mortgage? Over the past decade millions of people have been in just that situation. Since the Great Recession began, seven million homes have ...

  • Wells Fargo's Negligence Leads to Wrongful Foreclosure Auction

    Some homeowners do everything right, but mistakes by their bank cause them serious problems with their home. That's the case for a recent client of our firm who was approved for a trial loan modification, but her home was still sold at a foreclosure auction by Wells Fargo! In August of 2016 a homeowner in Miami-Dade County, that I'll call Mrs. Thompson to protect her privacy, was appr...

  • Homeowners Eligible for Share of $2.895 Million Caliber Settlement

    Some of our clients were recently sent legal notices from a claims administrator notifying them that they may be entitled to benefits under a class action settlement with Caliber Home Loans. As their attorney of record, these notices were sent directly to us. The notice consists of two postcards. One provides details on the settlement, and the other contains a settlement claim form th...

  • Successful Loan Modification Roundup Week Of 3/3/17

    Disclaimer: These results should not be taken as a guarantee, as each case is unique. We have helped over 7,000 homeowners. Here are a few of their stories. Every week we obtain loan modifications for our clients with a variety of loan servicers. You can see these results as they are announced on Twitter (#loanmodwow) or Facebook. Here are some of our results from this week with SLS,...

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Generated 3 weeks ago

  • Successful Loan Modification Roundup Week Of 2/24/17

    Disclaimer: These results should not be taken as a guarantee, as each case is unique. We have helped over 7,000 homeowners. Here are a few of their stories. Every week we obtain loan modifications for our clients with a variety of loan servicers. You can see these results as they are announced on Twitter (#loanmodwow) or Facebook. Here are some of our results from this week with US B...

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Generated 1 month ago

  • Distressed Home Sales In 2016 At A Nine-Year Low

    Distressed home sales made up 16.2% of all homes sold in 2016, which is a drop of more than two and a half points from 2015, and a smaller percentage of home sales than in any year since 2007, according to ATTOM Data Solutions Year-End 2016 U.S. Home Sales Report. A distressed sale is a bank-owned sale, short sale, or foreclosure auction sold to a third party buyer. Basically anything...

  • Successful Loan Modification Roundup Week Of 2/17/17

    Disclaimer: These results should not be taken as a guarantee, as each case is unique. We have helped over 7,000 homeowners. Here are a few of their stories. Every week we obtain loan modifications for our clients with a variety of loan servicers. You can see these results as they are announced on Twitter (#loanmodwow) or Facebook. Here are some of our results from this week with Chas...

  • Who Is The Plaintiff In The Foreclosure Lawsuit Against You?

    If you live in a judicial foreclosure state and stop paying your mortgage, you will eventually become the defendant in a civil lawsuit. The plaintiff, which is the party suing you, must go through the court system in order to foreclose on your house. But who will the plaintiff be? It could be one of a few different parties or some combination of them. It could be the investor in you...

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Generated 1 month ago

  • Successful Loan Modification Roundup Week Of 2/10/17

    Disclaimer: These results should not be taken as a guarantee, as each case is unique. We have helped over 7,000 homeowners. Here are a few of their stories. Every week we obtain loan modifications for our clients with a variety of loan servicers. You can see these results as they are announced on Twitter (#loanmodwow) or Facebook. Here are some of our results from this week with SLS,...

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Generated 1 month ago

  • Could A HUD Partial Claim Help You Avoid Foreclosure?

    If you fall behind on your FHA-insured mortgage loan, you might be able to get help from something called a partial claim payment, which is a loan from HUD paid to your lender to avoid foreclosure. To be eligible for a HUD partial claim you must have missed at least four payments, but no more than 12. And you have to show that you'll be able to pay your mortgage after the claim is pai...

  • Successful Loan Modification Roundup Week of 2/3/17

    Disclaimer: These results should not be taken as a guarantee, as each case is unique. We have helped over 7,000 homeowners. Here are a few of their stories. Every week we obtain loan modifications for our clients with a variety of loan servicers. You can see these results as they are announced on Twitter (#loanmodwow) or Facebook. Here are some of our results from this week with PHH,...

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Generated 1 month ago

  • 2 Ways Bad Information Can Drive You Into Foreclosure

    When you're at risk of foreclosure, you can't make good decisions about what to do without good information. And sometimes the people you trust most to give you accurate information can't be counted on to provide it. It's unfortunate, but the banks and companies offering to help homeowners with foreclosure defense and loan modifications have been known to lie and/or omit important fac...

  • Successful Loan Modification Roundup Week Of 1/27/17

    Disclaimer: These results should not be taken as a guarantee, as each case is unique. We have helped over 7,000 homeowners. Here are a few of their stories. Every week we obtain loan modifications for our clients with a variety of loan servicers. You can see these results as they are announced on Twitter (#loanmodwow) or Facebook. Here are some of our results from this week with SLS ...

  • 4 Dirty Tricks Mortgage Lenders Use To Foreclose On Your Home

    Dealing with your lender on your own when you're behind on your mortgage payments is like going to war against an opponent who has nuclear weapons and all you've got is a rusty pocket knife. Things aren't likely to go well for you. Why is that? Your lender has a lot of resources, including loads of money and experienced attorneys working for them. But beyond that, some mortgage lende...

  • Foreclosures At 10-Year Low In 2016, But Crisis Still Not Over

    Foreclosure filings in 2016 were at their lowest level in ten years according to ATTOM Data Solutions Year-End 2016 U.S. Foreclosure Market Report. The report shows 933,045 default notices, scheduled auctions, and bank repossessions for 2016, which is a 14% drop from 2015 and the lowest number of foreclosure filings since 2006, which had 717,522 foreclosure filings. This is a continu...

  • Successful Loan Modification Roundup Week Of 1/18

    Disclaimer: These results should not be taken as a guarantee, as each case is unique. We have helped over 7,000 homeowners. Here are a few of their stories. Every week we obtain loan modifications for our clients with a variety of loan servicers. You can see these results as they are announced on Twitter (#loanmodwow) or Facebook. Here are some of our results from this week with : S...

  • Seeing Through Bank of America's BS & Unfair Foreclosure

    Divorce stinks. And the emotional cost is only part of the reason why. It also affects the finances of the people involved, usually for the worse. Loans that were taken out as a couple become unaffordable after the split when one person is trying to make the payments on their own. That's the case for a Florida couple that retained our law firm to help them avoid foreclosure. I'll call...

  • Life After HAMP Part II: In-House Loan Modifications Still An Option

    HAMP (the Home Affordable Modification Program), the government's loan modification program, expired December 30, 2016. Unless your application was accepted before then, HAMP is not an option for you. But it's still possible to avoid foreclosure by getting an in-house loan modification. In-house modifications are also called traditional or proprietary modifications, because they exis...

  • Successful Loan Modification Roundup Week of 1/13

    Disclaimer: These results should not be taken as a guarantee, as each case is unique. We have helped over 7,000 homeowners. Here are a few of their stories. Every week we obtain loan modifications for our clients with a variety of loan servicers. You can see these results as they are announced on Twitter (#loanmodwow) or Facebook. Here are some of our results from this week with US B...

  • Life After HAMP Part I: Flex Modification Replacing Some Mods

    Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac have announced the creation of the Flex Modification foreclosure prevention program, which will assist struggling homeowners in keeping their homes by lowering their monthly mortgage payments. Eligible borrowers are expected to receive a 20% reduction in their monthly payment when they participate in the program. Fannie and Freddie have said that a “high pe...

  • Successful Loan Modification Roundup Week Of 1/6

    Disclaimer: These results should not be taken as a guarantee, as each case is unique. We have helped over 7,000 homeowners. Here are a few of their stories. Every week we obtain loan modifications for our clients with a variety of loan servicers. You can see these results as they are announced on Twitter (#loanmodwow) or Facebook. Here are some of our results from this week with Nati...

Amerihope Alliance Legal Services

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Generated 5 months ago

  • 3 Common Ocwen Loan Modification Problems

    Nothing worth having is given away. When you want something of value, it usually takes some work to get it. So when you apply for a home-saving loan modification to avoid foreclosure and have a lower mortgage payment, don't expect the process to be easy. To get a loan modification, which is a permanent change to one or more of the terms of a mortgage, you have to complete a request fo...

  • Why Do Mortgage Investors Deny Loan Modifications?

    Your mortgage is more complex than it appears. While you typically only deal with your servicer, which takes your payments, credits your account, and forecloses if you default, there's another party involved in your mortgage loan. This other party, although usually invisible to you, has the biggest stake in your mortgage. I'm talking about the investor. They're the “end user” of your ...

  • Successful Loan Modification Roundup Week Of 9/23

    Disclaimer: These results should not be taken as a guarantee, as each case is unique. We have helped over 7,000 homeowners. Here are a few of their stories. Every week we obtain loan modifications for our clients with a variety of loan servicers. You can see these results as they are announced on Twitter (#loanmodwow) or Facebook. Here are some of our results from this week, which in...

Amerihope Alliance Legal Services

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Generated 6 months ago

  • What Does a Foreclosure Defense Attorney Actually Do for You?

    If you're considering hiring an attorney to help you avoid foreclosure and/or get a loan modification, you may be wondering what specifically an attorney will do to help you keep your home. You know your mortgage issues are too important to try to handle alone, but how exactly does an attorney help? Do they just show up in court and say something in Latin “Your honor, the corpus juri...

  • Successful Loan Modification Roundup Week of 9/16

    Disclaimer: These results should not be taken as a guarantee, as each case is unique. We have helped over 7,000 homeowners, here are a few of their stories. Every week we obtain loan modifications for our clients with a variety of loan servicers. You can see these results as they are announced on Twitter (#loanmodwow) or Facebook. Here are some of our results from this week, which in...

Amerihope Alliance Legal Services

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Generated 6 months ago

  • Superstorm Sandy, Foreclosure, and Loan Modification Success

    Disclaimer: These results should not be taken as a guarantee, as each case is unique. We have helped over 7,000 homeowners, here is one of their stories. In May of 2014 a homeowner in Sullivan County, New York, that I'll call Mr. Goulet to protect his privacy, retained our firm to help him avoid foreclosure. He hadn't been served with a foreclosure lawsuit when he retained us, but kne...

  • There's Never Been a Better Time to Get a Loan Modification

    If you're having trouble with your mortgage, you've probably heard about loan modifications. Modifying a mortgage loan involves making a permanent change to one or more of its terms. The interest rate can be lowered, the term can be extended, and principal and fees can be reduced.

  • Successful Loan Modification Roundup Week of 9/9

    Disclaimer: These results should not be taken as a guarantee, as each case is unique. We have helped over 7,000 homeowners, here are a few of their stories. Every week we obtain loan modifications for our clients with a variety of loan servicers. You can see these results as they are announced on Twitter (#loanmodwow) or Facebook. Here are some of our results from this week, which in...

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