Real Estate Fraud
Owner discloses home 'haunted' in property ad

Is it Fraud Not to Disclose that the House You are Selling is Haunted?

Posted: December 19, 2013 at 12:18 pm   /   Deceptive Advertising, Real Estate Fraud

Here’s an unusual story: NBCNews.com reports that a Pennsylvania home owner has taken care to disclose that his house is haunted, in case it constituted fraud! The house for sale in Dunmore, Pa., that owner Greg Leeson say is “slightly haunted.” A staircase with spooks, a bathroom that goes Boo!, and sparkling finished hardwood floors […]

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Mortgage firm accuse of foreclosure abuses

Mortgage Firm Accused of Foreclosure Abuses

Posted: December 5, 2013 at 1:17 pm   /   Consumer News, Personal Protection, Real Estate Fraud

NJ.com reports that PHH Mortgage Corporation has agreed to a $6.35 million settlement over alleged foreclosure abuses… A mortgage company that allegedly misled homeowners struggling with their payments has agreed to a $6.35 million settlement with the state and borrowers. Mount Laurel-based PHH Mortgage Corp. faced charges of violating the New Jersey Consumer Fraud Act […]

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