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Real Cases in Real Estate by Andrea Lee Negroni, Esq. – January 3rd Update

Real 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, investors and the general public. Andrea Lee...

Real Cases in Real Estate by Andrea Lee Negroni, Esq. – January 10th Update

Real 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, investors and the general public. Andrea Lee...

Real Cases in Real Estate by Andrea Lee Negroni, Esq. – January 31st Update

Real 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, investors and the general public. Andrea Lee...

Vetstein Law Group: Massachusetts SJC Looks At Roles Of Mortgage Servicers and MERS In Eaton v. FNMA Arguments

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 my prior post on the case, the Court is considering...

Real Cases in Real Estate By Andrea Lee Negroni, Esq. – February 22d, 2012 Update

Real 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, investors and the general public. Andrea Lee...

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Lenders’ Rights Under Threat in Nevada: the Nevada Supreme Court Rules That Homeowners Association Liens Can Extinguish First Deeds of Trust

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 recover assessments categorized as super priority...

Wisconsin Courts Can Force Lenders to Make Prompt Sales of Foreclosed Properties Which Have Been Abandoned by the Borrowers

In a case that “radically revises the law on mortgage foreclosure,"[1] 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 courts have the authority to order a sale of mortgaged...