Calling Florida’s position as the No. 1 state for foreclosures "shameful," Sen. Darren Soto, D-Orlando, has filed four bills aimed at helping struggling homeowners.
The bills would provide taxpayer-funded support for people who are on the verge of foreclosure, make it more difficult for banks to sue homeowners for additional debt after a foreclosure and crack down on lenders who use false documents in court.
Florida lawmaker files four state foreclosure bills
Source: Tampa Bay Times