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New Survey Shows Loan Mod Problems

August 18, 2010

A new consumer survey of households accross the country that have received, or tried to receive, a loan modification from their bank or servicer shows that banks routinely make errors or blatently break the...

New Foreclosure Rescue Scam

August 16, 2010

Helping to keep struggling homeowners safe from scam artists and fraudsters is a lot like the carnival game “whack-a-mole”.  Now that there are tough federal and state law enforcement actions that have begun to crack down on...

Foreclosures Rise Again – New Report

August 12, 2010

A report published this week by the Minnesota Home Ownership Center shows there were 13,093 foreclosures in Minnesota at the end of the second quarter, compared to 11,089 during the same period last year....

New Fact Sheets for Homeowners Facing Foreclosure

August 9, 2010

Sir Francis Bacon once said that “Knowledge is power”.  The Minnesota Home Ownership Center believes in taking that fact and putting it to work for families that are struggling with mortgage payments and/or are...

2010 Continues To Outpace 2009 (Pre-foreclosure Notices)

August 5, 2010

The Minnesota Home Ownership Center has compiled the pre-foreclosure notices received by the statewide network of Foreclosure Counselors through the end of the second quarter (June)… and 2010 continues to outpace 2009: (Click To...

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