Monthly Archives: February 2010

Home Sales Increase slightly in January

The RGJ / AP reported that home sales increased slightly during January. Home sales inched about 3 percent higher in the Western region of the country last month, as homebuyers set out to take advantage of temporary government tax incentives … Continue reading

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Another Foreclosure case Overturned due to Standing

In this Ohio Appeals Court case, the Court ruled that Bank of New York did not have standing when it began foreclosure proceedings. In Byrd, we held that “in a foreclosure action, a bank that was not the mortgagee when … Continue reading

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Tracking the Nations Bank Failures

I just saw this very interesting Wall Street Journal report showing a time line of bank failures beginning in 2008. See it here.

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Glenn Beck Speech at CPAC

View this speech. All I can Say is WOW! I tried to embed the video, but it somehow didn’t work.  Anyhow, here’s the link: http://www.ustream.tv/recorded/4881432

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California going after 400 lawyers for misconduct

According to the ABAJournal, the California Bar is looking into more than 400 lawyers who may have taken advantage of homeowners by accepting payments despite exerting little effort to save their homes. What’s the chances that some of their Nevada … Continue reading

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MERS loses again

The Second District Court of Appeals (of Florida) overturned a District Court decision and ruled that in this case U S Bank was not able to show proper standing to foreclose.  U S Bank produced the original note, but was … Continue reading

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The FDIC denies allegations from video

The FDIC denies the allegations made in the video included here. The  NY Times reported the story here. The original FDIC press release was here. Now after living through our recent history I’m always ready to believe anything that members … Continue reading

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