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DS News published an article outlining recent actions made by Rep. Maxine Waters, Chairwoman of the House Financial Services Committee, urging regulators to strengthen foreclosure and mortgage servicing protections to prevent unnecessary foreclosures during the COIVD-19 pandemic.
6 Aug 2021
DS News published an article authored by Anselmo Lindberg & Associates LLC Attorney Christopher S. Iaria. In it, Iaria explores a recent ruling by the Illinois Supreme Court that found a foreclosure filing fee to be in violation of free access, equal protection, due process and uniformity clauses.
5 Aug 2021
The July cover story of DS News discussed best disaster-planning practices for homeowners and the mortgage servicing industry. Featured are comments from Safeguard Properties CFO Joe Iafigliola.
6 Jul 2021
DS News reported that the U.S. Supreme Court has denied a request to invalidate the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) moratorium on evictions.
30 Jun 2021
DS News published an article providing an overview of HUD leadership role nominees from President Joe Biden.
28 Jun 2021
DS News has reported that Rep. Maxine Waters, Chairwoman of the House Financial Services Committee, has sent a letter to HUD, USDA, VA, CFPB, and FHFA requesting that these agencies extend their moratoria on foreclosures at least until the CFPB is able to finalize and implement its pandemic recovery mortgage servicing rule.
22 Jun 2021
DS News published an article outlining a recent analysis performed by QuoteWizard that shows increasing homeowner and renter concern as end dates for national foreclosure/eviction moratoria continue to approach.
24 May 2021
DS News published an article authored by McCalla Raymer Leibert Pierce Managing Partner Jane Bond. In it, Bond discusses Amendment 10 of the Comprehensive COVID-19 Emergency Measures for Florida Trial Courts, which was recently issued by the Florida Supreme Court. The amendment mandates that most foreclosure cases will now either be considered a streamlined case or general civil case.
12 Apr 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
DS News published an article outlining an upcoming industry webinar hosted by Safeguard Properties. As the first in a series slated for 2021, it will examine current eviction moratoriums and discuss preservation-related actions servicers can and cannot take while they remain active.
29 Jan 2021