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Homeowners, banks and second mortgages!

Is there a loophole in the federal settlement with mortgage servicers that could spell trouble for the lenders holding second mortgages in distressed property? An article from The New York Times titled ‘The Second-Mortgage Shell Game‘ talks about the problem: “IN January, federal regulators announced an $8.5 billion agreement with 10 mortgage servicers to settle claims […]