Practices


New York Attorney General Takes Action to Protect Consumers

December 5, 2007 - The office of the New York State Attorney General filed a civil lawsuit recently contending that the nation's largest mortgage and property services corporation. Read More


Mortgage Scams in the Sub-Prime Lending Market

August 17, 2007 - Predatory lending practices have plagued the poor since Biblical times. Advocacy groups have been fighting to bring the mistreatment of the working class and the poor by unscrupulous... Read More


Jury gets Case in McFadden-Weaver Mortgage Fraud Trial

August 15, 2007 - A federal jury will continue its mortgage fraud deliberations today, after Saundra McFadden-Weaver testified Wednesday that she never knowingly misrepresented information on loan documents... Read More


Grand Jury Adds Defendant to $25M Mortgage Fraud Case

August 9, 2007 - A Kansas federal grand jury charged a Lee's Summit woman in a superseding indictment with one count of conspiracy with F. Jeffrey Miller, a Kansas City home builder, to commit bank fraud. Read More


McFadden-Weaver Co-Defendant Admits Mortgage Fraud

August 9, 2007 - Former Kansas City Councilman Saundra McFadden-Weaver will be the lone defendant facing trial next week on mortgage fraud charges. Read More


Man Admits Role in McFadden-Weavers Mortgage Fraud Case

August 7, 2007 - A Grandview man pleaded guilty in federal court today for his role in an alleged mortgage fraud scheme that ensnared a Kansas City councilwoman. Read More


Fraud growing in lending push on home equity

October 13, 1991 - This story published by The New York Times in 1991 explores the growth of "home equity theft," in which homeowners are duped into signing loans that are tied to their mortgage, using the... Read More


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