Four national banks owe Massachusetts $2.7 million after settling a lawsuit from the state’s attorney general, Martha Coakley.
Foreclosures in N.J. are up nearly 63 percent over a year ago, according to RealtyTrac, with more than 85,000 properties in some stage of foreclosure across the state.
Credit rating firm Standard & Poor's will pay $1.5 billion to resolve a collection of lawsuits over its ratings on mortgage securities that soured in the run-up to the 2008 financial crisis, concluding one of the U.S. government's most ambitious cases tied to the housing collapse.
Morris County man facing foreclosure beats creditors, takes ownership of house
Good news for Wells Fargo and OneWest, but more foreclosure trouble may be brewing if banks haven’t followed all rules.
Homeowners who enter into trial agreements to modify their mortgages under the federal Home Affordable Modification Program (HAMP) and comply with the terms can sue for breach of contract if a modification...
While the foreclosure crisis eases in most states, NJ hits third-highest total since it started keeping records