Items Tagged with 'Safeguard Properties'

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  • Civil rights groups bring shocking housing discrimination lawsuit against Bank of America

    Claim violations under federal Fair Housing Act
    Civil rights groups are coming together to bring a lawsuit against Bank of America and Safeguard Properties Management for alleged fair housing violations. A group of 20 fair housing organizations and two homeowners from Maryland filed a lawsuit against the two companies. The claims the civil rights groups make about the homes is nothing short of shocking.
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  • Safeguard Properties icon Robert Klein passes away

    Property preservation guru gone too soon
    An icon in both the housing industry and in the Jewish community, Safeguard Properties Chairman Robert Klein died May 3, 2018, at age 65. Even though he officially retired, he still remained active in his community and various business interests. He will be missed and the industry is lesser without him.
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  • From HW Magazine

    Safeguard Properties leverages mobile to capture real-time property conditions

    Proactive in developing new technologies for servicers and investors
    Technology plays a strategic role at Safeguard, which inspects and preserves vacant and foreclosed properties throughout the U.S. The company is proactive in developing technologies to ensure compliance with local, state, and federal regulations and in creating systems to assure the highest rate of clean audit findings. 
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  • From HW Magazine

    Managing litigation inside and out

    How an in-house team of lawyers can benefit your company
    Managing internal communications and preventing employees from destroying privilege, which can happen simply by including individuals outside the company on communications that are privileged, is one of the most critical aspects of litigation management.
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  • From HW Magazine

    How one servicer created a model for reversing community blight

    Rehabbing whole neighborhoods to create affordable housing
    Houses that have been rehabbed in the recovery project are now being sold as quickly as they are completed, and the profit on each house goes right into rehabbing the next one. In the past two years, the company has rehabbed and sold 58 homes, and has plans to do 200 more.
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  • From HW Magazine

    Safeguard Properties innovates new technology solutions

    Anticipating future challenges to mitigate risk
    Safeguard has been testing the use of video in the field as one of the most promising new technologies for field services companies. Video gives the boots-on-the-ground inspectors and contractors the ability to report damages and receive bid approvals in real time, and provides more detailed evidence of any issues at a property.
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  • Safeguard Properties names Pat Hoffman assistant vice president

    Will help oversee company operations
    Safeguard Properties, a provider of mortgage field services, announced the addition of Pat Hoffman to the newly created position of assistant vice president of operations. In this position, Hoffman will assist the chief operating officer in identifying and executing on a number of strategic operational initiatives.
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  • Meeting the biggest challenges in field servicing

    Q&A with Alan Jaffa, CEO of Safeguard Properties
    The biggest challenge in field services is the ever-changing regulatory environment and scrutiny the mortgage servicing industry is under, according to this Q&A with Alan Jaffa, CEO of Safeguard Properties. But that's just the beginning.
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