Resources > News > Foreclosure Crisis News: October-November 2011

Auditors scour foreclosure cases for flaws. THE PALM BEACH POST (Kimberly Miller) November 23, 2011

Foreclosure crisis only about halfway over. MSNBC (John W. Schoen) November 18, 2011

Nevada Grand Jury Indicts Two in Alleged Robo-Signing Scheme. THE WALL STREET JOURNAL (Ruth Simon) November 17, 2011

Nevada Attorney General Masto Files 606 Count Criminal Indictment Against Two Title Officers (Updated: Lender Processing Services Employees). NAKED CAPITALISM November 17, 2011

Dennis Blackmon: Georgia Judge Mocks U.S. Bank Over Denied Mortgage Modification. HUFFINGTON POST (Arthur Delaney) November 16, 2011

Baum Firm Challenges Affirmation Requirement. NEW YORK LAW JOURNAL (Andrew Keshner) November 16, 2011

Bondi has wrong priority. THE PALM BEACH POST (Editorial) November 15, 2011

Bank Excuses on Foreclosure Growing Stale. THE NEW YORK TIMES (Michael Powell) November 15, 2011

In Florida, foreclosure lull ends. THE PALM BEACH POST (Kimberly Miller) November 11, 2011

Challenge your foreclosure now. USA TODAY (Diana Olick) November 10, 2011

POST EXCLUSIVE: Bondi keeps arm's length from firing of foreclosure fraud investigators. THE PALM BEACH POST (Kimberly Miller) November 8, 2011

Nearly 29% of mortgaged homes underwater, report finds. MSNBC (Jane Hodges) November 8, 2011

Flaws Jeopardize New Attempt to Help Homeowners. PROPUBLICA (Paul Kiel) November 8, 2011

What the Death Penalty and Foreclosure Have in Common. ABC NEWS (Adam Levin) November 7, 2011

Old lists of approved foreclosure attorneys eliminated. THE DAILY BUSINESS REVIEW (Julie Kay) October 28, 2011

Group wants mandatory mediation program killed. THE DAILY BUSINESS REVIEW (Adolfo Pesquera ) October 28, 2011

Online auctions spark disputes, discord. THE DAILY BUSINESS REVIEW (Eric Kalis) October 28, 2011

Panel: Kill foreclosure mediation. THE PALM BEACH POST (Kimberly Miller) October 28, 2011

Banks backing off on foreclosures in Palm Beach County. THE PALM BEACH POST (Jeff Ostrowski) October 13, 2011

Baron & Budd investigates Wells Fargo over mortgage fees. HOUSING WIRE (Kerri Panchuk) October 10, 2011

Early on, Florida attorney general Pam Bondi shows ambition. THE PALM BEACH POST NEWS (Dara Kam) October 10, 2011

Mass to sue big banks on foreclosure issues. REUTERS (Aruna Viswanatha) October 8, 2011

Victory! Transforming Occupy Wall Street From a Moment to a Movement. HUFFINGTON POST (Peter Dreier) October 8, 2011

$1B foreclosure aid program ends with $568 million unspent. USA TODAY (Julie Schmit) October 8, 2011

Baum law firm to pay $2 million over foreclosure practices. THE WASHINGTON POST (Thom Weidlich) October 8, 2011

States' foreclosure talks falling apart. ORLANDO SENTINEL (Beth Kassab) October 7, 2011

Fannie Mae sticking with fired Florida law firm. THE PALM BEACH POST (Kimberly Miller) October 6, 2011

Attorneys General Settlement: The Next Big Bank Bailout? THE ROLLING STONE (Matt Taibbi) October 6, 2011

Massachusetts Attorney General Cites ‘Lost Confidence’ in Banks, May Sue. BLOOMBERG (Margaret Cronin Fisk and David McLaughlin) October 5, 2011

Principal reduction plan for struggling homeowners could be part of settlement between lenders and states. THE PALM BEACH POST (Kimberly Miller) October 5, 2011

'Occupy' groups emerge on South Florida's political left to protest income gap, Wall Street abuses. THE PALM BEACH POST (John Lantigua) October 5, 2011

Law Firms Descend on Florida to Take Over Foreclosure Business. DAILY BUSINESS REVIEW (Julie Kay) October 5, 2011

Abused for lack of a lawyer. THE TIMES UNION (Robert Gavin) October 4, 2011

House Is Gone but Debt Lives On. THE WALL STREET JOURNAL (Jessica Silver-Greenberg) October 1, 2011