Settlement

The number of residential properties with foreclosure filings reached an 11-year low during the third quarter
The number of residential properties with foreclosure filings reached an 11-year low during the third quarter, according to a new report from ATTOM Data Solutions.   During the third quarter, 191,824 properties had foreclosure filings, down 13 percent from the previous quarter and down 35 percent... Keep Reading....
In August of 2014, Fannie Mae successfully implemented an automated system workaround that enabled lenders to correct conventional loan Refer/Ineligible findings when past short sale credit shows up as a foreclosure in the Desktop Underwriter or Originator. Freddie Mac’s Loan Prospector automated... more
There is more very good news on the mortgage servicing side of the industry: According to the latest data from HOPE NOW, there were 113,000 mortgage solutions completed in October
There is more very good news on the mortgage servicing side of the industry: According to the latest data from HOPE NOW, there were 113,000 mortgage solutions completed in October, compared to just more than 19,000 completed foreclosures, a nearly six-to-one difference. Included in that total... more
The number of residential properties with foreclosure filings reached an 11-year low during the third quarter
Although the national negative equity rate fell to 10.9 percent in the third quarter, down from 13.4 percent a year earlier, 11 percent of homeowners—5.3 million households—are still underwater, according to new data from Zillow. However, negative equity is not even spread among all regions. Zillow... more
To borrow a lyric from Bruce Springsteen, the foreclosure level is “goin’ down, down, down, down.” According to CoreLogic’s October 2016 National Foreclosure Report, the foreclosure inventory declined by 31.5 percent and completed foreclosures declined by 24.9 percent compared since October 2015,... more