Items Tagged with 'First American Field Services'


  • First Am Looks to Manage Vacant Property Registrations

    A complex and emerging set of local vacant property ordinances have become a real problem for servicers nationwide, as municipalities have turned towards vacant property registration policies as a way to both track vacant homes within a city's bounds and to levy additional fees and fines on lenders. The fines are often designed to prevent neighborhood blight, or in some cases, HW's sources say that additional fees are one way local governments are looking to offset lost property tax revenues.
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