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Short Sales and the Same-Day Resale - Real Estate Fraud Still Going Strong

A recent CNNMoney article describes short sale fraud as a continuing plague on the housing market. In the article, short sale fraud is described as having a new "twist;" specifically, the same-day resale, which allows scammers to rip off mortgage lenders in a matter of hours. The fraud...

No Insurance For Land Developer and Condo Board Member For Attempt To Rezone Condo Real Estate For Casino

Brian Margolies, Partner, Traub Lieberman Straus & Shrewsberry LLP In its recent decision in State Farm Fire& Cas. Co. v. Anderson , 2013 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 57837 (S.D. Miss. Apr. 23, 2013) [ enhanced version available to lexis.com subscribers ], the United States District Court for the Southern...