New Housing Lawsuit Alleges Discrimination in 38 U.S. Metros
... maintain their foreclosed properties in communities of color differently from those in white communities,” said Caroline Peattie, executive director of Fair Housing Advocates of Northern California, one of the organizations involved in the suit, in ...
Fannie Mae accused of racial discrimination for neglect of foreclosures in Toledo and more than 200 other US cities
How America's foreclosure crisis helped make Donald Trump president
The economic recovery helped many Americans get past the foreclosure crisis. But the recovery was not well-shared, as Edelman and her team documented last year. Their observations of counties with high numbers of underwater homeowners became the ...
Inside Trump Treasury nominee's past life as 'foreclosure king' of California
Julie Cheney, a California resident whose parents lost their home to a OneWest foreclosure stemming from a reverse mortgage, testified against OneWest before it merged with a company called CIT Group last year. (Mnuchin earned millions from the sale).
Meet the victims of Steve Mnuchin's 'foreclosure machine'
As home prices rise, foreclosure rates drop - Central Valley ...
Central Valley Business Times
The best medicine for a homeowner in mortgage distress can be rising prices for homes. That appears to be the case for yet another month in California and ...
Trump's Potential Treasury Secretary Headed A 'Foreclosure Machine'
But Mnuchin's resume also includes a stint as chairman and CEO of a California bank that's been called a foreclosure machine. During the depths of the financial crisis, Mnuchin was looking to make profits from the ruins of the housing bust. In 2009, he ...
Trump Picks Foreclosure King Mnuchin for Treasury Secretary
Bankers Behind "Great Foreclosure Machine" Join Trump's Cabinet as Treasury & Commerce Secretaries
Bank Owned By Trump's Top Treasury Pick Foreclosed On A 90-Year-Old Over 27 Cents
Northern California Record
Individual alleges Strategic Legal Group had no experience handling foreclosures
Northern California Record
According to the complaint, the plaintiff alleges that in November 2014, she retained the defendants to represent her in a foreclosure case as she believed the defendants handled these types of cases. The plaintiff holds Eighmey, Strategic Legal Group ...
Steven Mnuchin Ran a “Foreclosure Machine” and Other Fun Facts About Trump's Shortlist for Treasury
The bank carried out more than 36,000 foreclosures during Mnuchin's reign, according to the California Reinvestment Coalition, a San Francisco-based nonprofit whose deputy director, Kevin Stein, dubbed the bank a “foreclosure machine.” The group has ...
As Treasury pick, Steven Mnuchin may get questions about how he ...
Who is Steven Mnuchin?
In 2011, almost 100 people, led by a woman whose home was foreclosed on by OneWest Bank, protested in front of Mnuchin's California home. The group set up a mattress, nightstand, and lamp to signify homeowner Rose Gudiel's fears of sleeping on the ...
Ninth Circuit Holds Trustees Performing Non-Judicial Foreclosures ...
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The Ninth Circuit recently broke from other circuit courts across the country and held that a trustee to a security agreement is not a debt collector pursuant to the ...
Bank Led by Trump Treasury Pick Accused of Racial Discrimination
By contrast, according to data from Property Radar and the California Reinvestment Coalition, during Mnuchin's tenure at OneWest from 2009-2015, OneWest conducted 24,634 foreclosures in communities of color in California – most of them on homes ...
Groups accuse OneWest, CIT Bank of violating Fair Housing Act
Steven Mnuchin's Bank Has Been Accused of Discrimination