201601.24
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Debt Collectors Beware: Judge’s Ruling Could Change the Game

Debt Collectors Beware: Judge’s Ruling Could Change the Game By DAVID PORTER, ASSOCIATED PRESS HAWTHORNE, N.J. — Jan 24, 2016, 11:11 AM ET Ever had a debt collector on your back for money you knew you didn’t owe? Listen to the story of Steven Psaros and take heart. The Great Recession forced Psaros into foreclosure…

201512.20
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Good News for NJ Homeowners $1.1 Trillion Bill Adds $2 Billion to Hardest Hit Fund , HAMP Extended Through 2016

The $1.1 trillion omnibus appropriations bill that will keep the federal government running until September 16, 2016 will also help homeowners fighting foreclosure by increasing the Hardest Hit Fund and extending the Home Affordable Modification Program through next year, December 31, 2016, The program that is extended is the Hardest Hit Fund, which Congress is allocating…

201512.13
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NJ and MD Lead U.S. in Foreclosures Says November Realty Trac Report

There are still pockets of real-estate distress around the country, with rates of foreclosure highest (by rank) in Maryland, New Jersey, Florida, Nevada and Illinois. Atlantic City and Trenton, New Jersey, rank No. 1 and No. 2 for foreclosures by metro area. According to RealtyTrac’s November 2015 foreclosure report, the rate of foreclosures continues to decline…

201510.20
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Poor Loan Servicing Reason for NJ Leading Nation in Foreclosures

NJ Leads Nation in Foreclosures Due to Poor Loan Servicing NJ law firm Denbeaux & Denbeaux says continued mortgage-servicing problems, such as breached loan modification agreements, play a major role in why the state leads the nation in foreclosures, and is the cause for the recent RealtyTrac report which revealed that NJ has highest foreclosure…

201510.14
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Denbeaux and Denbeaux Says Passage of H.R. 3192 Puts Foreclosure Victims Rights at Risk

Denbeaux and Denbeaux Says Passage of H.R. 3192 Puts Foreclosure Victims Rights at Risk According to New Jersey law firm Denbeaux and Denbeaux, Congress buckling to pressure from industry lobbyists when recently passing H.R. 3192 the “Homebuyers Assistance Act” to give lenders immunity from loan origination abuses for several months, signals consumer’s rights at risk…

201504.27
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Adam Deutsch Discusses Notice of Error, a New Tool Under Federal Law to Fix Mortgage Account Errors.

Notice of Error, a New Tool Under Federal Law to Fix Mortgage Account Errors By Adam Deutsch In January 2014 homeowners with mortgage loans obtained a significant tool for disputing errors in the collection and application of their mortgage loans.  The tool in question is known as a Notice of Error, which was made part…

201503.04
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The Financial Consumer Rights Talk – Episode 2

Adam Deutsch Discusses Developing Topics Related to Consumer Rights The Financial Consumer Rights Talk 3-3-2015: Attorney Adam Deutsch discusses the recent struggles of Ocwen Financial Corporation in an ironic twist that sees Ocwen losing servicing contracts because it is too successful at resolving delinquencies with distressed homeowners. Click to Play Podcast Ocwen has recently been…

201502.26
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The Lawyer Who Went from Fighting for Guant

The Lawyer Who Went from Fighting for Guant