Items Tagged with 'Florida Homeowners'

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  • Better Mortgage locks in approval to lend in Florida

    Now available in 12 states and Washington, D.C.
    New York City-based Better Mortgage added another market to its wheelhouse, announcing it is now licensed to lend in Florida. The online lender announced that the approval means it is officially licensed to do business in 12 states, along with Washington, D.C.
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  • Florida also alleges widespread servicing failures at Ocwen

    Attorney General Pam Bondi files lawsuit against nonbank
    The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau and the members of the Multi-State Mortgage Committee were not the only ones to take action against Ocwen Financial on Thursday for the nonbank’s mortgage servicing practices. The state of Florida also sued Ocwen, along with the company’s subsidiaries Ocwen Loan Servicing and Ocwen Mortgage Servicing, for “mortgage servicing misconduct.”
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  • Florida court upholds city's rights to place liens on zombie homes

    Cities' liens on foreclosed properties aren't extinguished when home is sold
    In a move that should help municipalities within the state of Florida fight against the state’s glut of zombie foreclosures, a state appeals court ruled recently that liens placed on foreclosed homes by the city are not discharged when the home goes through a judicial sale. Here's a closer look at the decision.
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