In a September 2014 ruling, the Nevada Supreme Court held that a homeowners association’s (HOA) non-judicial foreclosure sale can extinguish a mortgage lender’s previously-recorded first deed of trust on a property if that foreclosure is to...
In a case that “radically revises the law on mortgage foreclosure," the Wisconsin Supreme Court recently held in Bank of New York Mellon v. Carson , 2015 WI 15, [ enhanced version available to lexis.com subscribers ], that Wisconsin circuit...
Cases in Real Estate
is a weekly update on real estate law, with legal principles illustrated and
explained by lawsuits from around the country. The topics are wide-ranging for
appeal to a broad spectrum of readers including lawyers, homeowners...
By Richard D. Vetstein, ESQ
I just finished watching the oral arguments in the SJC case of Eaton v. Federal National Mortgage Ass'n , The webcast should be up soon on the SJC Website . You can read the briefs in the case here .
As outlined in...