People Mortgaging Their Homes To Buy Bitcoin, Report SaysAccording to reports, a number of investors looking to cash in on the soaring prices have resorted to putting their houses up as collateral to fund the venture.
Seen At 11: Paying Off Your Mortgage Years Ahead Of TimeJust because you signed on for a 30-year mortgage does not mean it has to take that long to pay it off.
Bank Seizes Roosevelt Woman's Home After Falling Victim To Two Mortgage FraudsA suburban Long Island woman says she is facing eviction from her home after falling victim to a mortgage fraud from two companies now under state investigation.
AG Schneiderman Announces $13 Billion Mortgage Settlement With JPMorgan ChaseThe settlement announced Tuesday requires JPMorgan to pay $9 billion and provide $4 billion in consumer relief, including principal reductions and other mortgage modifications for homeowners facing foreclosure.
Bank Of America Found Liable In Mortgage Fraud TrialBank of America was found liable for fraud in a civil case the government said captured the frenzied pursuit of profits at all costs just before the economy collapsed.
Christie Announces $57 Million Voucher Program For Families Still Impacted By SandyChristie made the announcement Tuesday in Little Ferry, the site of widespread flooding from the Hackensack River after the storm hit last October.
AG Schneiderman Sues Wells Fargo For Failing To Comply With Mortgage SettlementSimilar action was being sought against Bank of America but has been suspended after the bank and the AG reached an agreement.
HUD Secretary Announces Extended Mortgage Assistance For Sandy VictimsShaun Donovan, the U.S. Secretary of Housing and Urban Development, said that families who are rebuilding and have FHA loans can put off making their mortgage payments for another 12 months.
What To Do With Your Tax RefundMost tax filers are getting a refund after they file their 2012 return. With the average refund running about $3,000, a lot of people will be thinking about what to do with the extra cash.
Cuomo: State To Probe Banks' Handling Of Sandy Victims' MortgagesNew York Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Wednesday announced a state review of banks and mortgage lenders who were allowed to delay payments as a result of damage from Superstorm Sandy, only to be asked to pay it all back in one lump sum.
Schumer Calls On Banks To Extend Mortgage Payment Window For Sandy VictimsFollowing Sandy, banks allowed homeowners to delay mortgage payments for three to six months, but that window is set to expire.
Alert Sounded About Mortgage Rescue Scams On Long IslandMortgage rescue scams are on the rise on Long Island, where housing officials are issuing an alert.