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Items Tagged with 'Safeguard Properties'


Safeguard Properties promotes two employees

Announces key leadership changes
April 3, 2014
Safeguard Properties announced several key leadership changes at the company, including promoting two executive positions.
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2014 Field Services Guide

March 31, 2014
An inside look at 8 of the nation's leading field services specialists -- part of a new and more agile breed of field service companies.
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Safeguard attempts to overcome Illinois legal controversy

Fights AG's claim of wrongful eviction practices
November 13, 2013
Accused of wrongfully evicting homeowners, Safeguard Properties fights back in court. The firm defends its business practices and accuses the state of Illinois of making firms jump through hoops in keeping vacant properties up-to-date—only to end up on the hook for alleged transgressions during the process.
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Safeguard Properties seeks dismissal of Illinois lawsuit

November 12, 2013
Safeguard Properties has asked a judge to dismiss a lawsuit filed against the property maintenance firm by the state of Illinois. The original suit accused Safeguard of wrongfully shutting homeowners out of properties facing foreclosure.
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Revisiting Ohio's Slavic Village, aka 'foreclosure central'

September 30, 2013
Years after the financial crisis drove foreclosures to all-time highs, many neighborhoods across the U.S. are still working to find something resembling normal. Perhaps no neighborhood, however, came to symbolize the problems during surging foreclosures than did Slavic Village, a loose collection of neighborhoods surrounding Cleveland, Ohio -- reporters descended on the area en masse during the crisis, to gain first-person color for their news coverage.
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Illinois AG sues Safeguard Properties over eviction practices

Safeguard cites "very challenging public misunderstanding" of property preservation
September 10, 2013
Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan said that her office has filed suit against Safeguard Properties, a national property preservation provider, over what the AG's office characterized as "illegal eviction practices."
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Safeguard Properties appoints five new management members

August 28, 2013
Safeguard Properties fleshed out its management team, adding several new members, including Amy Nauer as assistant vice president of property preservation and REO operations.
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Saving property values in the wake of foreclosure

June 3, 2013
Asset management firms are in a constant race to preserve local home values through the effective upkeep of vacant properties.At HousingWire's Real Estate Expo (REX Annual)...
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Safeguard buys Bank of America's field servicing operations

August 2, 2012
Safeguard Properties, one of the nation's largest field asset services firms, will get even bigger with the acquisition of Bank of America's [stock BAC][/stock] property preservation operations. Safeguard...
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The Blight Fight

June 1, 2012
The quaint house on Idaho Avenue hadn't changed much since Frances Espinoza last saw it.The grass in the small front yard wasn't quite overgrown, but still...
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