January 4, 2011

Homeowners Given False Hope

Following the purchase of a property, whether it is your home or an investment, an owner would like to believe that the property will increase in […]
November 24, 2010

Foreclosure – Will it affect your security clearance and therefore your livelihood?

There are approximately 850,000 Americans with top secret security clearance and hundreds of thousands of others who have varying degrees of clearance as the result of […]
November 15, 2010

Private Mortgage Insurance Provides Woes for Lenders and Consumers Alike

When one hears the word “insurance,” you automatically think you are “covered” from any and all “qualified” loss that exists under the umbrella of that coverage.  […]
November 8, 2010

What Will Replace Fannie and Freddie?

With the recent election results and the increase in Republican politicians promising to abolish Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, the topic of what will replace these […]
October 14, 2010

Nationwide joint investigation could make banks subject to fines

A joint investigation by every state and the District of Columbia could force mortgage companies to settle allegations that they used flawed documents to foreclose on […]
September 20, 2010

Update on the U.S. Real Estate Market

At the end of August, Lender Processing Services (LPS) reported that mortgages on 4,947,000 properties nationwide were at least 30 days past due but NOT in […]
August 16, 2010

What is the Meeting of Creditors?

Between thirty (30) and forty (40) days after filing your bankruptcy petition, the randomly assigned Chapter 7 Trustee will hold a meeting of creditors.  During this […]
February 17, 2010

Rebuilding Your Credit Score After Bankruptcy

Rebuilding your credit score after bankruptcy is not as difficult as one might imagine.  Whether you file bankruptcy or not the most important factor in improving […]