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NY A6519 was introduced in the The New York State Senate. The bill would prohibit the use of plywood, wood composite, wood veneer or similar wood-based products to secure any real property that is deemed vacant and abandoned.
19 Mar 2021
CNN recently published a report offering a detailed look at the increasing threat for flooding across the country and the associated risk of financial loss for affected homeowners.
16 Mar 2021
ATTOM Data Solutions released its February 2021 U.S. Foreclosure Market Report. The report shows that there were a total of 11,281 U.S. properties with foreclosure filings (default notices, scheduled auctions or bank repossessions).
11 Mar 2021
The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) announced that Marcia L. Fudge has been sworn in as the eighteenth department secretary.
10 Mar 2021
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) issued a report summarizing some of the relevant data and research associated with the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the rental and mortgage market. Specifically, it outlines the risk of widespread evictions and foreclosures once federal, state and local pandemic protections come to an end.
1 Mar 2021
CNBC published an article outlining a recent ruling by a Texas federal judge that has designated the current national eviction ban as being unconstitutional.
26 Feb 2021
A proposed Florida property bill (HB 1393) would require a mortgagee/servicer to post a notice seven days prior to entry if a property is vacant.
26 Feb 2021
ATTOM Data Solutions issued its Q1 2021 Vacant Property and Zombie Foreclosure Report. According to its findings, 1.4 (1,449,253) million residential properties in the U.S. are currently vacant.
25 Feb 2021
Justia has created an online resource featuring a comprehensive state-by-state review of COVID-19 eviction and foreclosure protections as well as a summary of associated federal actions.
19 Feb 2021
DS News published an article discussing a recent New York Court of Appeals decision that provided clear rules around the statute of limitations for foreclosure actions within the state. The article features commentary from McCalla Raymer Leibert Managing Partner Rich Haber.
18 Feb 2021