Nation’s Top Mortgage Servicers Fail to Meet New Rules

Five of the largest U.S. mortgage servicers are falling short when it comes to meeting the new rules of last year’s $25-billion national mortgage settlement. According to the settlement’s official monitor, Joseph A. Smith Jr., an investigation revealed insufficient compliance…

Tip of the Week: Beware of Rental Property Scam

Scammers are scraping rental listings off the Internet and using real estate agents’ identity from the listings to dupe would-be clients. Scammers are reportedly taking rental listings off of websites and reposting them at lower rent than the original listing.…

The New Rules of House Flipping

When the housing market descended, house flippers went into hibernation. Now, as the recovery creeps along, bargain-hunters are once again looking for homes to fix up and resell for a quick profit Read the full story